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Shaun Newkirk

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And that's what I did at the end!
Commented on When the Royals Swing, Where Do They Swing? on Aug 21 2014, 6:17p
Maybe the 10x10 grid is too much
Commented on When the Royals Swing, Where Do They Swing? on Aug 21 2014, 4:37p - 1 reply
When the Royals Swing, Where Do They Swing?
Posted on Aug 21 2014, 12:09p
Kiley was once a pro scout
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Wednesday, August 20 on Aug 21 2014, 10:04a - 2 replies
I loved Halt and Catch Fire
Commented on Royals Rumblings - News for August 21, 2014 on Aug 21 2014, 9:48a - 1 reply
He can even be your favorite PRO scout blogger since he gets paid
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Wednesday, August 20 on Aug 20 2014, 8:00p - 1 reply
Yeah, he just killed it and this is just the tip of the iceberg
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Wednesday, August 20 on Aug 20 2014, 5:49p
Okay.
Commented on An Update on the Royals 2014 Draft on Aug 20 2014, 5:47p
Used Tire City commercials made me laugh at how bad they were
Commented on Royals Rumblings - News for August 20, 2014 on Aug 20 2014, 9:39a
That he was talent in high school on a national level and not just a college flyer
Commented on An Update on the Royals 2014 Draft on Aug 20 2014, 9:35a
I'd swap Adams for maybe Cody Stubbs? Samir Duenez?
Commented on An Update on the Royals 2014 Draft on Aug 20 2014, 1:40a - 1 reply
O'Hearn was the 6th youngest college position player in the draft
Commented on An Update on the Royals 2014 Draft on Aug 20 2014, 1:37a - 1 reply
O'Hearn was a second team high school All American
Commented on An Update on the Royals 2014 Draft on Aug 20 2014, 1:34a - 1 reply
Wow can't believe I missed that
Commented on An Update on the Royals 2014 Draft on Aug 19 2014, 4:20p - 1 reply
Yeah O'Hearn is a top-20 Royals prospect but is a fringe even top-250 in baseball
Commented on An Update on the Royals 2014 Draft on Aug 19 2014, 4:02p - 1 reply
Zimmer has the better profile though and a higher ceiling (if you ask me)
Commented on An Update on the Royals 2014 Draft on Aug 19 2014, 3:45p
Lexington or Wilmington makes sense
Commented on An Update on the Royals 2014 Draft on Aug 19 2014, 1:17p - 1 reply
It'll be tougher than I originally thought
Commented on An Update on the Royals 2014 Draft on Aug 19 2014, 12:24p
An Update on the Royals 2014 Draft
Posted on Aug 19 2014, 12:00p
For what it's worth, Syndergaard's xRA+ 119
Commented on Looking past the stat line: Noah Syndergaard on Aug 19 2014, 11:37a - 1 reply
The marathon thing starts Thursday right?
Commented on Royals Rumblings - News for August 19, 2014 on Aug 19 2014, 11:21a
Statcorner says a 91 wOBA+
Commented on Royals prospects: Omaha has sluggers, Finnegan struggles, Brooks Pounder is back on Aug 18 2014, 5:14p - 1 reply
It's a big step up from his previous byline of
Commented on Royals Rumblings - News for August 18, 2014 on Aug 18 2014, 2:57p
Ah I don't know why I was thinking FDP included BIP
Commented on Royals Rumblings - News for August 18, 2014 on Aug 18 2014, 12:46p - 1 reply
Which includes BIP-Wins which is park and league adjusted
Commented on Royals Rumblings - News for August 18, 2014 on Aug 18 2014, 12:44p - 1 reply
Ah I see your argument
Commented on Royals Rumblings - News for August 18, 2014 on Aug 18 2014, 12:18p - 1 reply
I think I'm lost in the point/argument being made here
Commented on Royals Rumblings - News for August 18, 2014 on Aug 18 2014, 12:16p - 1 reply
FDP-WAR and RA9-WAR are two separate things
Commented on Royals Rumblings - News for August 18, 2014 on Aug 18 2014, 12:15p - 1 reply
They are a top 10 team in both FIP and FDP
Commented on Royals Rumblings - News for August 18, 2014 on Aug 18 2014, 12:14p - 1 reply
Elite RA9-Wins team
Commented on Royals Rumblings - News for August 18, 2014 on Aug 18 2014, 12:03p
FDP-Wins does in a sense
Commented on Royals Rumblings - News for August 18, 2014 on Aug 18 2014, 12:03p - 1 reply
RA9-WAR loves some of them more
Commented on Royals Rumblings - News for August 18, 2014 on Aug 18 2014, 11:51a - 2 replies
He's played in a lot of hitters parks/leagues
Commented on Corey Dickerson: Rockies sleeper prospect made good on Aug 18 2014, 10:46a - 1 reply
Terrance Gore?
Commented on Royals Rumblings - News for August 18, 2014 on Aug 18 2014, 10:37a - 2 replies
Didn't he gain weight this offseason?
Commented on Royals Rumblings - News for August 18, 2014 on Aug 18 2014, 10:21a - 2 replies
Probably not
Commented on Royals Rumblings - News for August 18, 2014 on Aug 18 2014, 9:50a
"Everything that has happened to the Royals begins with the patience, vision and resolve shown by team owner David Glass. "
Commented on Royals Rumblings - News for August 18, 2014 on Aug 18 2014, 9:49a
I as well have a Shealy shersey
Commented on Royals Rumblings - News for August 18, 2014 on Aug 18 2014, 9:40a
I don't think Zimmer will
Commented on Royals hitters bludgeon Twins pitching, win 12-6 on Aug 17 2014, 8:06p - 2 replies
Kyle Zimmer debut today
Commented on Royals hitters bludgeon Twins pitching, win 12-6 on Aug 17 2014, 7:35p - 1 reply
Zimmer only throwing 20 pitches today
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 17 on Aug 17 2014, 7:33p
Christian Binford promoted to AAA today
Commented on Royals hitters bludgeon Twins pitching, win 12-6 on Aug 17 2014, 7:31p - 1 reply
Christian Binford promoted to AAA
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 17 on Aug 17 2014, 6:51p - 1 reply
for Nailed it
Voted on Aug 17 2014, 4:22p
I think the bats going to be good enough for 2B or center
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Saturday, August 16 on Aug 17 2014, 2:16a - 1 reply
Will always be flummoxed by his draft slot
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Saturday, August 16 on Aug 17 2014, 1:32a - 1 reply
I think it's reasonable
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Saturday, August 16 on Aug 17 2014, 1:29a - 1 reply
Max Fried to have TJ surgery
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Friday, August 15 on Aug 15 2014, 4:05p - 1 reply
non-tender Hosmer or trade him?
Commented on Picking Up the Option on Billy Butler on Aug 15 2014, 1:46p - 1 reply
No Subject
Commented on Picking Up the Option on Billy Butler on Aug 15 2014, 1:04p
Yeah this is too funny
Commented on Royals Rumblings - News for August 15, 2014 on Aug 15 2014, 1:02p
I think it's less than 50% but more than 25%
Commented on Being wrong does not always call for an apology on Aug 15 2014, 12:57p
Yes the Royals should try to bring him back, but at or below market value
Commented on Picking Up the Option on Billy Butler on Aug 15 2014, 12:41p
I get your thought process here
Commented on Royals Rumblings - News for August 15, 2014 on Aug 15 2014, 12:05p
Picking Up the Option on Billy Butler
Posted on Aug 15 2014, 12:00p
The basic idea (from that BTBS article below)
Commented on Being wrong does not always call for an apology on Aug 15 2014, 11:36a
I believe it does include the leverage index
Commented on Being wrong does not always call for an apology on Aug 15 2014, 11:17a - 2 replies
In a very shallow class, but could be
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Thursday, August 14 on Aug 15 2014, 10:55a - 1 reply
For those of you with BP subscriptions
Commented on Royals Rumblings - News for August 15, 2014 on Aug 15 2014, 10:34a - 2 replies
for $101-$250
Voted on Aug 15 2014, 10:28a
You say it like that's an advantage for the Royals...
Commented on Being wrong does not always call for an apology on Aug 15 2014, 10:28a - 1 reply
This was close to being a little different on the bad draft side
Commented on The Drafts That Exceeded Expectations on Aug 15 2014, 10:26a
News about Kyle Zimmer last night
Commented on Royals Rumblings - News for August 15, 2014 on Aug 15 2014, 10:23a - 3 replies
He was my favorite on the show
Commented on Royals win 7-3, take series, maintain 1st place on Aug 14 2014, 10:57p - 1 reply
Sequencing is random basically
Commented on Royals win 7-3, take series, maintain 1st place on Aug 14 2014, 10:56p
Obligatory post by me since my icon is a Deadwood character
Commented on Royals win 7-3, take series, maintain 1st place on Aug 14 2014, 10:19p - 1 reply
Sequencing
Commented on Royals win 7-3, take series, maintain 1st place on Aug 14 2014, 10:18p - 1 reply
If they make the playoffs it's be the Orioles or the Angels
Commented on Royals win 7-3, take series, maintain 1st place on Aug 14 2014, 10:16p - 1 reply
There's basically nothing on him
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Wednesday, August 13 on Aug 14 2014, 2:04p - 1 reply
"it was awful"
Commented on Does being in a pennant race change how you feel about Dayton Moore? on Aug 14 2014, 1:56p - 1 reply
Ah I was thinking he was there for the title run in the GM capacity
Commented on Does being in a pennant race change how you feel about Dayton Moore? on Aug 14 2014, 1:55p - 1 reply
Reserve that for commenting only
Commented on Royals Review is hiring on Aug 14 2014, 1:51p
They are winning the battle for digital Grass Creek
Commented on Royals Review is hiring on Aug 14 2014, 1:50p
At least 90% important
Commented on Royals Review is hiring on Aug 14 2014, 1:50p - 1 reply
I worked for the current administration!
Commented on Royals Review is hiring on Aug 14 2014, 12:48p - 1 reply
Dangit Laundry...
Commented on Royals Review is hiring on Aug 14 2014, 12:48p
What about Stanley nickels?
Commented on Royals Review is hiring on Aug 14 2014, 12:47p
There needs to be a difference between a D and F graded GM
Commented on Does being in a pennant race change how you feel about Dayton Moore? on Aug 14 2014, 12:18p
I'll be frank
Commented on Royals Review is hiring on Aug 14 2014, 12:16p - 2 replies
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