Royals and Fox Sports Kansas City announce 2010 television schedule
The Royals and Fox Sports Kansas City today announced a 142-game television schedule for the 2010 season, featuring two exhibition games and 140 regular season games.
The Royals and Fox Sports Kansas City are entering the third season of a long-term agreement in which Fox Sports Kansas City is the exclusive television home of Royals baseball. The 140-game regular season television schedule features 69 road games and 71 from Kauffman Stadium. Every game on Fox Sports Kansas City will be preceded by a 30-minute pre-game show, “Hy-Vee Royals Live,” and followed by the “Boulevard Royals Live” post-game show. The High Definition television schedule, which is expected to be Fox Sports Kansas City’s largest HD schedule to date, will be announced in March.
Fox Sports Kansas City’s coverage of Royals baseball kicks off with a Spring Training telecast from Surprise, Ariz., on Tuesday, March 23, when the Royals host the Chicago Cubs at 3:05 p.m. (CDT). The game will re-air for a prime-time audience beginning at 8:00 p.m. (CDT). A second exhibition game will be broadcast on Friday, April 2 when the Royals visit the Texas Rangers in Arlington for a 7:05 p.m. (CDT) start.
FSKC will air Kansas City’s Opening Day contest on April 5 against Detroit. A one-hour edition of the “Hy-Vee Royals Live” pre-game show will precede the game. Opening Day, along with most other weekday afternoon games, will be replayed in prime time.
In addition to the FSKC schedule, ESPN will televise the Royals-Angels July 4 game at Anaheim, scheduled to start at 7:15 p.m. CDT.
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