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FOX Sports Kansas City and the Kansas City Royals today announced that FOX Sports Kansas City is scheduled to televise a team-record 138 regular season games in High Definition in 2010.
In addition, the Friday, April 2 Spring Training game between the Royals and Texas Rangers will be televised in HD. All home telecasts from Kauffman Stadium will be produced in HD, including Opening Day on Monday, April 5.
HD programming begins 30 minutes before game time to include FOX Sports Kansas City’s pregame and postgame show, Royals Live.
Only two of FSKC’s 140 regular season telecasts – April 19 and 20 at Toronto – will not be produced in HD. FOX Sports Kansas City produced 93 HD games last year and 88 in 2008, the first year of HD telecasts for Royals baseball.
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Kansas City hosts the Cubs today at 3:05 Central. The game will air on Fox Sports Kansas City at 3:00 Central and again at 8:00. Today’s game will also air on MLB Network at 3:00 for fans in the Chicago area.
Here’s your Kansas City lineup:
(Getz – 2B), (Podsednik – LF), (Callaspo – 3B), (Butler – 1B), (Guillen – RF), (Kendall – DH), (Pena – C), (Betancourt – SS), (Anderson – CF), (Hochevar – P)
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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Fox Sports Kansas City starts its 2010 coverage of Kansas City Royals baseball with two shows that take fans inside the recent Royals Fanfest and surrounding events.
The shows recap Awards Night, take fans inside the Royals Caravan stop at Fort Riley with George Brett, introduce some new Royals, talk to members of the 1985 World Champion team in the 25th anniversary year of their win and capture the sights and sounds of Fanfest. Fox Sports Kansas City’s Joel Goldberg will host.
The airdates are below. Both episodes will be replayed several times.
Air dates for Royals Fanfest specials on Fox Sports Kansas City (times Central)
Royals Fanfest Episode 1
Saturday, Jan. 23 at 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Jan. 26 at 10 p.m.
Tuesday, Jan. 26 at 6:30 p.m. (Kansas St. basketball viewing areas only)
Wednesday, Jan. 27 at 2 p.m.
Royals Fanfest Episode 2
Thursday, Jan. 28 at 6:30 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 29 at 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 30 at 11:30 a.m.
Sunday, Jan. 31 at 9:30 p.m.
Monday, Feb. 1 at 9 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 2 at 10 p.m.
In conjunction with Hispanic Heritage Month, tonight’s Royals Live pregame show on FOX Sports Kansas City will take a look at the Latin American presence in baseball and in the Royals organization.
The show will include:
• Dayton Moore talking about the Royals Dominican Academy
• A look at Latino history in Kansas City
• A look at the Guadalupe Center, the longest continuously operating Latino organization in the country. The Royals and David DeJesus are heavily involved with the center.
• Paul Splittorff and Frank White talking about their favorite Latino teammates
• The Royals Latino players talking about the role baseball has played in their lives (Royals players represent six different Latin American countries and territories)
Tune in tonight at 5:30 Central for this special edition of Royals Live!
Sunday’s game, a 1:10 start against the Angels, will be televised on FOX Sports Kansas City. The game was not originally scheduled to be televised and does not appear on pocket schedules. It was added to the broadcast schedule after the June 20 game vs. St. Louis was picked up by FOX Broadcasting for its FOX Saturday Baseball game of the week.
The FOX Sports Kansas City broadcast team will have their third “out of the booth” broadcast tonight. Look for Ryan Lefebvre in left field near the DRI-DUCK seats, while Frank White will report from the Hall of Fame.
Last night, FOX Sports Kansas City announcers Ryan Lefebvre and Frank White left their normal perch on the broadcast level of Kauffman Stadium for a view from the Pepsi Party Porch. Team photographer Chris Vleisides stopped by for a few pictures. FSKC will be outside again on Sunday, this time broadcasting from the Bud Light Party Deck on the roof of Rivals in right field. Look for Ryan and Frank on the Party Deck on Sunday as the Royals battle St. Louis!