Kauffman Stadium http://kcur.org en A Day At The K With Up To Date http://kcur.org/post/day-k-date <p>Take a look behind the scenes with the <a href="http://kcur.org/programs/date"><em>Up to Date</em></a> team on our Day Opening &nbsp;broadcast at Kauffman Stadium.</p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 20:35:23 +0000 Beth Lipoff 53710 at http://kcur.org A Day At The K With Up To Date What Was Kansas City Left With After Hosting The MLB All-Star Game? http://kcur.org/post/what-was-kansas-city-left-after-hosting-mlb-all-star-game <p>When the Major League Baseball All-Star game is played Tuesday night at Citi Field in New York, it will stir up memories from last year in Kansas City, Mo.</p><p>The game returned to Kauffman Stadium in 2012 after a 39-year absence. But, besides the memories, what is Kansas City left with after hosting the mid-summer classic?</p><p>Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig said in 2010 a footprint would be left in Kansas City long after the All-Star game’s last out.</p> Tue, 16 Jul 2013 12:53:58 +0000 Greg Echlin 40272 at http://kcur.org What Was Kansas City Left With After Hosting The MLB All-Star Game? Going Out To The Ballgame http://kcur.org/post/going-out-ballgame <p>With a <strong>record number of spring training games won</strong>, the <strong>Royals</strong> started the regular season in Chicago last week with <strong>two losses and a win</strong>.</p><p> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 23:00:00 +0000 Beth Lipoff & Steve Kraske 34639 at http://kcur.org Going Out To The Ballgame A Fan's Notes: The Name Of The Game http://kcur.org/post/fans-notes-name-game <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">For every Arrowhead Stadium, there are a handful more named for banks, cell-phone companies, or airlines.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In big-time sports, <strong>corporate naming-rights deals aren't just a trend, they are the rule</strong> - with millions of dollars at stake.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">But what's in a name? Sometimes more than was bargained for. Commentator <strong>Victor </strong></span><strong>Wishna</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> explains in <em>A Fan's Notes</em></span></p><div> Fri, 25 Jan 2013 16:51:40 +0000 Stephen Steigman & Victor Wishna 30941 at http://kcur.org A Fan's Notes: The Name Of The Game A Fan's Notes: The Stars Align In Kansas City http://kcur.org/post/fans-notes-stars-align-kansas-city <p></p><p>The All-Star Game is known as the Midsummer Classic. But for all the attention it's bringing to their team's hometown, many Royals fans won't be distracted from their dreams of a World Series--and a Fall Classic in Kansas City. <strong>Victor Wishna</strong> explains, in this All-Star edition of "A Fan's Notes."</p><p> Tue, 10 Jul 2012 16:45:00 +0000 Stephen Steigman & Victor Wishna 29347 at http://kcur.org A Fan's Notes: The Stars Align In Kansas City 2012 All-Star Game Stirs Memories Of Home Runs http://kcur.org/post/2012-all-star-game-stirs-memories-home-runs <p>For Monday night&#39;s <a href="http://mlb.mlb.com/mlb/events/all_star/y2012/index.jsp?content=hr_derby">Home Run Derby</a> at Kauffman Stadium, there is certain to be some <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_baseball_%28T%29#tape_measure_home_run">tape measure jobs</a>.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 09 Jul 2012 14:29:49 +0000 Greg Echlin 20697 at http://kcur.org 2012 All-Star Game Stirs Memories Of Home Runs Royals Opening Day At The K http://kcur.org/post/royals-opening-day-k <p>It&rsquo;s time for peanuts, cracker jacks and rooting for the home team ... so <strong>we&rsquo;re heading out to the ballgame</strong>!</p><p> Thu, 12 Apr 2012 23:47:22 +0000 Stephen Steigman & Steve Kraske 15887 at http://kcur.org Royals Opening Day At The K