Rubi Koko, the lone Idaho Falls Chukar who once merited a Profile in Awesomeness, now has teammates in Idaho Falls.
The Royals have set rosters for the short season rookie teams.
11th round OF David Lough, 16th round OF Patrick Norris, 29th round SS Kyle Martin, 30th round 1B Brett Amyx, 32nd round 1B Jake Lane, 33rd round OF Will Tucker, 34th round and C Tom Hill are headed to Burlington
10th round P Greg Holland, 13th round P Alex Caldera, 15th round C Ryan Eigsti, 19th round C Joe Billick, 24th round P Ben Norton, 25th round 1B Clint Robinson, 27th round P Dane Secott, 36th round 2B Michael Bionde, 40th round P Clegg Snipes, and 48th round 3B Devery Van de Keere are headed to Idaho Falls
Moose, we're waiting for you!
Also, I found this Burlington Royals article amusing.
The Burlington Royals announced today the hiring of Steve Brice as General Manager and Matt Schweitzer as Assistant General Manager.....
And the article was written by....Steve Brice and Matt Schweitzer. And I love the caption on the picture - "Man staring closely." Minor league baseball - you gotta love it!