Also assigned to the advanced squad are No. 16, outfielder Elier Hernandez; No. 18, second baseman-third baseman Ramon Torres; and No. 20, left-handed pitcher Cody Reed.
The 9-10-11-ranked players were assigned to the regular roster. In order, they are right-hander Foster Griffin, catcher Chase Vallot and right-hander Scott Blewett. All three were chosen in this past June's First-Year Player Draft.
The players will begin workouts on Sept. 15 and games will be played Sept. 22 to Oct. 17. Brian Buchanan will manage the advanced team and Darryl Kennedy the regular team.
A total of 68 Royals Minor Leaguers have been assigned to the instructional league rosters.