Royals Weekly

Royals Weekly

A weekly podcast dedicated to the Kansas City Royals. Get in-depth commentary and analysis on team and player performance, prospect development, team signings, and so much more. Royals Weekly is a podcast meant to help all fans increase their knowledge of the game and stay informed about the state of the Royals organization.

All Episodes

On this episode of Royals Weekly, the fellas discuss the team's 40-man roster crunch (who needs to added and who needs to cut) and who the Royals should target in free agency. Plus, Marc praises the new Dune movie and Mike makes fun of him for being a nerd!

Nov 3

31 min 16 sec

On this week's episode, the fellas discuss the end of the 2021 season (for the Royals). They review the final week, look back on some of their favorite things about the 2021 season, and preview the 2022 season. Plus, a reference to the hit sports comedy Semi Pro!

Oct 4

49 min 34 sec

On this week's episode, the fellas reflect on a strong week from the Royals' young starters, discuss what the top prospects need to do to fulfill their potential, and preview the final week of the season. Plus, Mike cracks himself up making fun of Marc's penchant for fantasy books and television.

Sep 27

41 min 46 sec

On this week's episode, the fellas discuss why Mike keeps getting passed up for the Royals GM gig before reviewing a subpar week from the boys in blue. Then, they take a look at some off season priorities for the Royals and preview this week's series against the Guardians and Tigers. Plus, the fellas explain why their older brother Bob might in fact be Keanu Reeves.

Sep 20

47 min 59 sec

On this week's episode, the fellas look back at a winning week, discuss Brady Singer's future, and preview a week with playoff implications. Plus, Marc's speaks a little too lovingly about his new keyboard.

Sep 13

38 min 35 sec

On this week's episode, the fellas review a winning week for the Royals sparked by the lava hot Salvador Perez. Then, they discuss the Royals' starting rotation, its resurgence, and whether or not Cal Eldred deserves reconsideration (spoiler: he does not). Plus, a preview of the Cleveland and Chicago series.

Aug 30

47 min 30 sec

On this week's episode, the fellas review a difficult week against the Yankees and Cardinals before finding a few positive takeaways from the lost season. Plus, they preview this week's Astros and Cubs series before expounding on the intricacies of home improvement (not the TV show).

Aug 16

35 min 32 sec

On this week's episode, the fellas review a so-so week from the boys in blue and answer a couple listener questions about the team's future. Plus, they preview a week of series against teams most Royals fans hate.

Aug 9

4 min 44 sec

This week, the fellas focus on what was an underwhelming trade deadline from the Kansas City Royals. They also review an up-and-down week on the field and preview another tough series against the Chicago White Sox. Plus, Mike sings "Danny Boy" like an angel, and he even gets about half the words right!

Aug 2

50 min 49 sec

On this week's episode, the fellas talk about the Royals' five-game winning streak. They break down how the team got hot and what it means for their long-term future. Plus, they discuss the promotion of Bobby Witt Jr. and Nick Pratto and preview the White Sox and Blue Jays series.

Jul 26

42 min 23 sec

This week the fellas dive into a full analysis of the Royals' MLB Draft, discussing which prospects they liked, what they thought of the strategy, and their overall grades. They also take a look back at the first series of the second half and discuss what needs to happen before the trade deadline hits. All for the low-low price of free!

Jul 19

44 min 23 sec

On this week's episode, the fellas discuss the wild first round pick made by the Kansas City Royals in this year's MLB Draft. They discuss the upside of Frank Mozzicato, the benefits and risks of under slotting as a strategy, and the Royals' spotty record with prep pitchers in the first round. They also review last week's horrible stretch of play and preview the upcoming series against Baltimore. Plus, a few moments of light singing.

Jul 12

39 min 26 sec

On this week's episode, the fellas interview their first guest, editor-in-chief of Royals Farm Report, Alex Duval. The three of them discuss the upcoming MLB Draft and what the Royals can do to improve their team. Plus, the crew looks back on a rough week of losses, injuries, and general ineptitude and preview this week's games.

Jul 5

1 hr 7 min

On this week's episode, the fellas discuss the inept pitching and offense, the need for a change at pitching coach, and the Royals' overall lack of depth. In the spotlight segment, they provide a scouting report from their recent trip to Springdale, Arkansas to see the Northwest Arkansas Naturals. That means a lot of convo about Bobby Witt Jr., Nick Pratto, and M.J. Melendez. Plus, a preview of this week's slate of games.

Jun 28

1 hr 4 min

On this week's episode, the fellas review an up-and-down week from the Kansas City Royals. They touch on getting swept by the Tigers, taking a series from the AL East-leading Red Sox, and getting Adalberto Mondesi back (only to lose him again ... maybe). Then, they focus on the looming trade deadline and how the Royals can set themselves up for the future through trades. Finally, they preview this week's road trip against the Yankees and Rangers.

Jun 21

1 hr 3 min

In this week's episode, the fellas discuss last week's West Coast road trip, the upcoming MLB draft, and the Tigers and Red Sox Series. In the spotlight segment, they share thoughts on how Kansas City should approach the draft and which prospects might be good fits. Plus, impromptu singing of the Mamas and the Papas and a quick discussion of live action role playing! Subscribe! Apple: https://rb.gy/4ml4vx Spotify: https://rb.gy/k8jrqt Stitcher: https://rb.gy/i7lmvu

Jun 14

1 hr 11 min

On this week's episode, the fellas discuss what was a successful week from the Kansas City Royals last week. The bats took advantage of some weak pitching by the Pirates and Twins, and the pitching and defense did enough to earn the team four wins. After the review, they look at what has satisfied, shocked, and saddened them so far this season. Plus, a preview of this week's games, including the debut of Jackson Kowar! Subscribe anywhere you get podcasts (Apple, Spotify, Google, Podbean, etc.)

Jun 7

57 min 52 sec

On this week's episode, the fellas break down what was a decidedly average week from the Kansas City Royals, discuss the three most important questions to the team's future, and preview the Pirates and Twins series.   Plus, Marc gets shunned to the basement on air.

May 31

58 min 48 sec

On this week's episode, the fellas review a week that saw the Royals get back to their winning ways, answer listener questions, and preview the week ahead. Plus, Marcus sings a few lines of the 1987 hit "It Must Have Been Love." Find out why by listening! Also follow us on Twitter and Facebook @RoyalsWeekly!

May 24

56 min 59 sec

On this week's episodes, the fellas look back at a semi-successful week. On the plus side, the #Royals broke their 11-game losing streak. On the minus side, they still only won two out of seven. But when huddled in the blinding darkness, even a spark seem as bright as the sun. Plus, the boys give quarterly grades and a preview of the upcoming week. Smash that subscribe button and follow us @RoyalsWeekly on Twitter and Facebook!

May 17

56 min 59 sec

On this week's episode, we dig into the darkness of the recent losing streak to try and understand how the #Royals might pull themselves from it. We shine the spotlight on the (lack of) offense and consider what changes might be coming and how they may impact the team. Then, we take a look at this week's games to see if they boys in blue might be able to grab a win any time soon. Week in review (4:41) The spotlight, lack of offense (28:31) Weekly preview (45:20) Just a bit outside (51:10)

May 10

56 min 51 sec

This week on #Royals Weekly, the fellas discuss the big Daniel Lynch call up, look back at last week's mediocrity, and preview this week's important series against the Indians and White Sox. Plus, they shine a spotlight on the recently announced minor league assignments and discuss some of the organizations best prospects. Make sure to subscribe, rate, and review! Listener question - 2:14 Last Week in Royals Baseball (discussion of Daniel Lynch) - 9:32 The Spotlight (a look at minor league assignments) - 27:00 Weekly Preview - 56:45 Just a Bit Outside - 1:04:30

May 3

1 hr 9 min

On this week's episode, the fellas review a winning week of Royals baseball, discuss the demotion of Kyle Isbel, and consider ways to improve the team's defense. Plus, a consideration of how badass the name "Buck Farmer" is and a preview of this week's series against the Pirates and Twins. Don't forget to subscribe, rate, and review.

Apr 26

51 min 8 sec

On this week's episode of #Royals Weekly, the fellas discuss a hot week for the Kansas City Royals thanks to Salvy the Savior and Junis the Juicy. Then, the boys look at the top-five reasons teams win close games and discuss how equipped the Royals are to pull out tight ones over the long haul. Plus, a preview of this week's games and a detailed discussion of why crypto-bros are so creepy.

Apr 19

59 min 47 sec

On this week's episode of Royals Weekly, the boys discuss the Royals' frustrating week (with off days and inconsistency), what Nicky Lopez needs to do to stay productive offensively, and the upcoming series against the Angels and Blue Jays. Plus, a somber reading of 90s rap lyrics!

Apr 12

50 min 53 sec

In this week's episode of Royals Weekly, we breakdown the team's opening series against the Texas Rangers, discuss all the walks earned and surrendered, and take a look ahead at a week of divisional matchups. Plus, more terrible singing (Guns N' Roses' "Patience") and a quick discussion about if the Internet is ruining society. Follow us on Twitter and Facebook (@RoyalsWeekly)!

Apr 5

44 min 48 sec

On this week's Royals Weekly, we review the final full week of Spring Training, project the Opening Day roster and lineup, and preview the first series of the regular season. Plus, Mike takes a crack at singing like Sarah McLachlan!

Mar 28

48 min 23 sec

This week on Royals Weekly we take a closer look at how the Kansas City Royals' newest offensive weapons are performing and how they might look in the future. We also ask the question, what's up with this Bubic roster move?

Mar 22

48 min 16 sec

Join the Royals Weekly team as they run down the week in review, draft the Kansas City Royals Opening Day bullpen, look ahead to this week's slate of games, and crack wise about the grizzly Greg Holland.

Mar 15

49 min 33 sec

The Royals Weekly team kicks off their new podcast discussing the first week of Spring Training, players they're excited to follow this season, and the intricacies of living in tiny houses.

Mar 7

1 hr 13 min