Royals 11th-ranked prospect Nicky Lopez, selected in the fifth round of the 2016 draft, played at Class A-Advanced Wilmington and Class AA Northwest Arkansas this season.
Royals 11th-ranked prospect Nicky Lopez, selected in the fifth round of the 2016 draft, played at Class A-Advanced Wilmington and Class AA Northwest Arkansas this season. Courtesy of John Owen NWA Naturals
Royals 11th-ranked prospect Nicky Lopez, selected in the fifth round of the 2016 draft, played at Class A-Advanced Wilmington and Class AA Northwest Arkansas this season. Courtesy of John Owen NWA Naturals

Drafted for defensive depth, Royals prospect showing more pop in fall league

November 03, 2017 05:08 PM