Murray Watts named Idaho Falls Chukars Player of the Year

Idaho Falls, ID (KAIT) - ASU alum Murray Watts was named the Idaho Falls Chukars Player of the Year.

The Jonesboro native is hitting .275 with 13 HR and 48 RBI for the Chukars. Watts leads the Pioneer League in home runs for the Rookie Advanced affiliate of the Kansas City Royals.

He and the rest of the Royals players in the organization are invited to participate in Royals Futures Night on October 1st. They'll have an autograph session and will be honored on the field before the Royals face the Rays.