Salute to Denny Matthews
Just to keep you in the loop…some big things you won’t want to miss going on Tuesday with the Royals when we salute the Voice of the Royals!
8 a.m. to 7 p.m.: Royals fans donate at area Community Blood Centers for the 15th Annual Royals Hall of Fame Blood Drive. The drive is going on all week at several locations in Missouri and Kansas. Check out more details here. Sports Radio 810 WHB will be broadcasting live throughout the day!
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.: At the Community Blood Center on 4040 Main Street in Kansas City, Mo., registered donors can take advantage of a free tailgate lunch. You’ll also receive a pair of tickets to an upcoming Royals game and a commemorative T-shirt!
Noon to 1 p.m.: Sluggerrr drops in on the 4040 Main St. blood center location and free tailgate. Bring the kids by at that time!
2:30-3:30 p.m.: Denny Matthews, the 2007 Ford C. Frick Award winner, stops by the 4040 Main Street location to greet blood donors.
5:30 p.m.: Gates open at Kauffman Stadium and it’s powder-blue T-shirt mania! The first 20,000 fans will receive this George Brett Pine Tar T-shirt AND a Denny Matthews Hall of Fame button.
Royals-Yankees Pre-game Ceremony (6:40 p.m.): Get ready for the Denny Matthews Hall of Fame Send Off! Denny goes live from the field and throws out the first pitch before the Royals face the Yankees at 7:10 p.m.