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Pine Tar Podcast Spring Training Edition w/ J.J. Picollo

Royals Assistant GM and Head of Player Personnel J.J. Picollo talked with Clint about changes in pitching philosophy within the organization, the draft of Sean Manaea and myriad of other topics. 19 more words

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Draft Press Conference Notes

General Manager Dayton Moore, Assistant GM/Scouting and Player Development J.J. Picollo and Scouting Director Lonnie Goldberg met with the media after tonight’s first-round selection of… 251 more words

Draft press conference notes: June 6

The Royals completed their selections in the 2012 First-Year Rule 4 Player Draft today, a process that started immediately after last year’s draft.  J.J. Picollo… 265 more words

Photos: Fans and scouts get a close view at Spring Training

Fans who have attended Spring Training in Surprise know that opportunities are abound to watch games and practices. The Royals play several ‘B’ games against their complex counterparts, the Texas Rangers. 407 more words


Aaron Crow Introduced (photos)

Aaron Crow
is a lifelong Royals fan whose dream has been to play in the big leagues for the Royals. Today, he took a step toward that dream as he was introduced at an afternoon press conference. 232 more words


Picollo to chat on Tuesday at royals.com

Tomorrow you can ask J.J. Picollo about his thoughts on the 2009 First Year Player Draft and Kansas City’s minor league system. Picollo, KC’s Assistant General Manager-Scouting & Player Development, joined the Royals in 2006 as Director of Player Development. 66 more words


Royals have something to "Crow" about

The Royals landed a highly touted prospect in the first round today, and the pitcher was in their own backyard. University of Missouri product Aaron Crow, who went to Washburn Rural High School in Topeka, was the 12th overall pick. 141 more words