The Kansas City Royals remind fans that the Sunday, August 31 game against the Cleveland Indians at Kauffman Stadium will begin at 7:07 p.m. (CDT) to accommodate ESPN's Sunday Night Baseball broadcast. The game, originally scheduled for a 1:10 p.m. start, will be televised nationally on ESPN2.
- The Kansas City Royals are partnering with Ericsson and Sprint on a phone recycling campaign this season to provide a simple and convenient way for Royals fans and local residents to recycle old cell phones and accessories in exchange for Royals tickets and a Sprint store credit (on eligible phones) of up to $300.
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have extended their Player Development Contracts with their minor league affiliates in Idaho Falls (Rookie) and Wilmington (A-Advanced) through the 2016 season, and with Lexington (A) through 2018. In addition, the club also extended its working agreement with Burlington (Rookie) through the 2016 season as well.
The Kansas City Royals return home Monday for a ten-game homestand against the New York Yankees (August 25), Minnesota Twins (August 26-28), Cleveland Indians (August 29-31) and Texas Rangers (September 1-3).
KANSAS CITY, MO (August 21, 2014) - The Kansas City Royals return home for a ten-game homestand to host the New York Yankees (August 25), Minnesota Twins (August 26-28), Cleveland Indians (August 29-31) and Texas Rangers (September 1-3). The single game against the Yankees is the make-up game from June 9 that was postponed due to rain and will have a 6:10 p.m. start time. In addition, the game against the Indians on August 31 has been selected for ESPN's "Sunday Night Baseball." The game will be televised on ESPN2 and first pitch is now 7:07 p.m.
The Kansas City Royals have been notified today that ESPN2 will televise the Sunday, August 31 game at Kauffman Stadium against the Cleveland Indians at 7:07 p.m. (CDT), thus moving the game time from the previously scheduled 1:10 p.m. start.
Kansas City Royals designated hitter and first baseman Billy Butler has been named the American League Player of the Week for the
period ending August 10th. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network.