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KC Royals: A Look Ahead – Kyle Zimmer

When the KC Royals drafted Kyle Zimmer with the 5th overall pick of the 2012 draft the expectation was that by now he would occupy one of five spots in the Kansas City rotation.  That has not come to pass. Zimmer was a college pitcher with all the tools to one day front a Major […] KC Royals: A Look Ahead – Kyle Zimmer - Kings of Kauffman - Kings of Kauffman - A Kansas City...
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Top Royals prospect Kyle Zimmer to miss rest of 2016

The Kansas City Royals organization will be without one of its top prospects for the rest of the year. It was announced on Tuesday that pitcher Kyle Zimmer will undergo surgery for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome. Royals SP Prospect Kyle Zimmer to undergo Thoracic Outlet Syndrome “Procedure” (surgery) late July or early August. Full recovery expected. — Soren Petro (@theprogramkc...
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July 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Kansas City Royals Prospect Profile: Kyle Zimmer

The Kansas City Royals picked Kyle Zimmer fifth overall in the first round of the 2012 draft. He has all the potential to be an ace or at the very least the number two starter in any big league rotation once he has made his way through the minors. Unfortunately, Zimmer has been plagued by shoulder problems for over the past year and he has logged just 14 1/3 innings in the last calendar...
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February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Royals prospect Kyle Zimmer has surgery on pitching shoulder

  Royals pitching prospect Kyle Zimmer had surgery on his shoulder to remove damaged tissue, throwing his status for the start of next season into question. Tuesday's surgery was performed by New York Mets medical director Dr. David Altchek in New York. The Royals had hoped the 23-year-old Zimmer would be able to help them this season, but a series of injuries have curtailed his...
Via Associated Press
October 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals Call Up Rankings – 9 Possible September Call Ups 8.25.14

A weekly look at the possible September additions for the Kansas City Royals.#9 Kyle Zimmer - Not on 40 Man Roster - Three appearances in and Zimmer is still working one inning stints tossing one inning Sunday while allowing a hit and picking up his first strikeout of the season for Idaho Falls. The plan is continue to work Zimmer for an inning or so every couple days until the end...
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August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Binford a Step Away and Zimmer is Back

A couple big things occurred in the minor leagues this weekend for the Kansas City Royals as they announced the promotion of Christian Binford to AAA while also getting Kyle Zimmer into a game at Idaho Falls.It was an extremely brief audition for Zimmer throwing against just three hitters. The results don't matter as much as the velocity reading that was reported to be in the 94...
Via Pine Tar Press
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 MLB Draft Profile: Bradley Zimmer

Pic via Through The Fence Baseball.  Checkout more on Zimmer and others at Bradley Zimmer 6-5 205 lbs Bats/Throws L/R College: University of San Francisco Statistics as of 3/26/14 2014 San Fran .419/.471/.710 5-2b 2-3b 6-HR 14/5 K/BB 2013 Cape Cod Cotuit .281/.324/.406 3-2b 1-3b 1-HR 17/2 K/BB 2013 San Fran .320/.437/.512 12-2b 3-3b 7-HR 31...
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April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

45 Prospects in 45 Days: Kansas City’s Kyle Zimmer Over the next 45 days the staff here at The Fix will profile and predict the fantasy fates of prospects that could – should, in some cases – be closely monitored on the waiver wire or even in the draft room. For the projection portion of the article, we will try our best to give you projections from all three major projection systems. Those projection systems are...
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March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

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