The Royals’ 2020 season is headed nowhere, so Max Rieper, Shaun Newkirk, and Hokius look towards next year and who might be a part of the future. Plus we talk to JJ Cooper of Baseball America about names to know for next year’s draft. Among the topics we discuss.
How will next year’s draft order be determined?
What are some names to know for the 2021 draft?
How is the Royals’ farm system looking?
What is MLB doing to change the way the minor leagues operate.
What went wrong with the Royals this year?
What young hitters have a future with the Royals?
Here are links to some of the things we talked about:
Hok Talk: What have we learned?
Shaun Newkirk: This Royals’ roster is a tale of two age groups