Royals with six overall TV exposures this spring
The Kansas City Royals will appear on television six times during Spring Training, with telecasts on both FOX Sports Kansas City and MLB Network.
FOX Sports Kansas City, the exclusive local television home of Royals baseball, will air the March 25 game vs. the Los Angeles Dodgers and the March 27 contest vs. the Chicago Cubs, both from Surprise Stadium at 8 p.m. Central. The spring telecasts kick off a schedule that features 142 Royals games on FOX Sports Kansas City, including the Opening Day contest on April 1 at the Chicago White Sox. A complete list of FOX Sports Kansas City telecasts for the 2013 season is available at royals.com.
All MLB Network games will be carriage of local telecasts, including local announcers. The Royals March 25 and 27 contests, in addition the being telecast on FOX Sports Kansas City, will also be carried on MLB Network, but will be blacked out in the Kansas City market.
The Spring Training telecasts are as follows (all times Central):
Sunday, March 17 8:00 a.m. Royals at Chicago Cubs (ss) (MLB Network, tape-delayed of 3/16 game)
Tuesday, March 19 12:00 a.m. Royals at Texas Rangers (MLB Network, tape-delayed of 3/18 game)
Friday, March 22 3:00 p.m. Royals at Los Angeles Angels (MLB Network, Live)
Sunday, March 24 11:00 p.m. Royals at Chicago White Sox (MLB Network, tape-delayed)
Monday, March 25 8:00 p.m. Los Angeles Dodgers at Royals (FOX Sports Kansas City, Live)
8:00 p.m. MLB Network, Live (blacked out in Kansas City market)
Wednesday, March 27 8:00 p.m. Chicago Cubs at Royals (FOX Sports Kansas City, Live)
Thursday, March 28 1:00 a.m. MLB Network, tape-delayed of 3/27 game, blacked out in
Kansas City market)