Royals Announce Plans to Move to New Ballpark in Downtown Kansas City

Source: CBS Sports

Kauffman Stadium has been home to the Kansas City Royals since 1973 and it’ll remain their home through most of the 2020s. Royals ownership has plans for a new park, though.

On Tuesday, in a letter to fans, Royals owner John Sherman revealed plans to build a new ballpark in downtown Kansas City — or “close to it” — and surround it with a “ballpark district.”

They haven’t yet nailed down a specific spot, but said they have “several leading locations under close consideration.”

The club released an artist rendering of the new ballpark the Royals plan to unveil for the 2030s, if not sooner.

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