Danny Ontiveros is in his fourth season as the Assistant Director of Scouting and 14th in the Royals’ organization. In his role, he assists in the day to day operations of the amateur scouting department. He has previously served as an area scout, west coast supervisor and national cross checker during his time with the Royals.
His scouting career includes stints with the St. Louis Cardinals (1998-2004) and Chicago White Sox (2005-2007).
The 2008 Art Stewart Scout of the Year played baseball at Santa Ana College, where he was teammates with former Royal Bob Hamelin. He finished his collegiate career at Sacramento State.
Ontiveros currently resides in Laguna Niguel, Calif., with his wife Julie, and daughter Casey.