While the big league club was busy taking care of business against Stephen Strasburg and the Washington Nationals, the Royals' minor league system had an outstanding day as well. Indeed, all five of the Royals affiliates in action on Wednesday won their games. Click inside to read the day's minor league report.
June 24, 2010
Burlington catcher Jeff Howell has been on fire, going 11-for-21 (.524) during the first week of August. Drafted in the 10th round of the 2005 draft, the 23-year-old backstop is hitting .262 and holding his own in his first full season of professional baseball. RC sat down with Howell in late July to discuss his season, and to get his take on Burlington's excellent pitching staff.
August 7, 2006