Why are they called the Kansas City Royals?

The name “Royals” was selected from over 15,000 entries in a name-the-team contest. The name “Royals” is meant to signify the royal stature of the city as

Kansas City Royals All-Time Team

Kansas City Royals All-Time Team We select a 28-player roster of the greatest players in Kansas City Royals history. STARTING LINEUP Salvador PEREZ 2011- Catcher John MAYBERRY

George Brett recalls the Pine Tar Game

In the midst of the 1983 season, future Hall of Famer George Brett was involved in one of the stickiest incidents in baseball history. It involved a home run, some pine tar, and the rule book.