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Bianchi's great week takes Hot List top spot

Bianchi hit .640 last week

Every Monday, Royals Corner publishes our Hot List, ranking the ten hottest prospects in the Royals' minor league system. This week, Jeff Bianchi laid waste to the Texas League, hitting an incredible .640 while rocketing to the top of the Hot List. Elsewhere in the minors, some other familiar names continued their excellent seasons. Who else made the Hot List this week? Look inside to find out.

1. Jeff Bianchi Bianchi had arguably the best week of any Royals farmhand this season, hitting .640 (16-for-25) with two doubles, a home run, eight runs scored, and 10 RBIs. He enters Monday night's action carrying an eight-game hitting streak, with multiple hits in each of the last six games (including two straight 4-for-6 performances). The recent hot streak has pushed his Double-A line to an... Recommended Stories