Dominican Summer League Royals

Dominican Summer League Royals

Dominican Summer League Royals
Founded in 1989
Boca Chica
Team logo Cap insignia
Class-level
Current Rookie
Minor league affiliations
League Dominican Summer League
Division Boca Chica Northwest
Major league affiliations
Current Kansas City Royals
Team data
Nickname Royals
Ballpark Kansas City Royals Complex
Owner(s)/
Operator(s)
Kansas City Royals
Manager Jose Gualdron

The Dominican Summer League Royals or DSL Royals are a minor league baseball team in the Dominican Summer League. The team plays in the Boca Chica Northwest division and is affiliated with the Kansas City Royals.

History

The team first came into existence in 1989 as an independent Royals affiliate.[1] The following year, they shared an affiliation with the New York Mets.[2] In 1991, the team shared an affiliation with the Chicago Cubs,[3] and an affiliation with the Colorado Rockies was added in 1992.[4] While the Cubs were dropped in 1993, the team would continue its joint affiliation with the Rockies until 1996. In 1997, it once again became an independent affiliate of the Royals.[5]

Roster

References

  1. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/minors/team.cgi?id=66d1c5f5
  2. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/minors/team.cgi?id=ba9b3fc2
  3. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/minors/team.cgi?id=6a176e10
  4. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/minors/team.cgi?id=117816d0
  5. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/minors/league.cgi?code=DOSL&class=FRk

External links

  • DSL Royals on SABR Minor Leagues Database