Kansas City Royals Tickets
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Kansas City Royals started off as an expansion franchise back in 1969 as a member of American League. This happened after the team by the name of Athletics, relocated to Oakland in 1967 and Kansas City was deprived of a major league baseball franchise. The team was named Royals due to the famous livestock show that is being held in Kansas City by the name of American Royal since 1899. Shortly after its inception, Kansas City Royals baseball team emerged as a dominating force in the league. From 1976 to 1985, Kansas City Royals made it to the playoffs seven out of ten times and also grabbed a hold of World Series Title as well as a pennant during that period. At that time, the team was spearheaded by the likes of Frank White, Bret Saberhagen and George Brett. Even though, Royals remained at the top of their game throughout the mid-90s, its fortunes took a turn when it was only able to post one winning season through the period between 1995 and 2012. However with team’s most recent performance in its 2013 season, Royals have given promising performance and posted its second winning season since 1994. In its upcoming season, the franchise will be aiming at making it to the playoffs. So for all the loyal fans of the team, now is the team to be getting your Kansas City Royals season tickets and go support your team in person.
Just like most of the teams in Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals also keep a couple of intense rivalries. Most notable of them all is their intrastate rivalry with Saint Louis Cardinals, which has been going fierce since early 80s. Kansas City Royals victory over Cardinals in the 1985 World Series added fuel to the flame, and since then a game between both the teams has always been an anticipated event for the fans of both sides. Royals have always enjoyed massive fan following in the surrounding region, which is why a large number of Kansas City Royals tickets are sold each time the team plays in front of its home crowd.
Even though Kansas City Royals have been having a rough patch for quite some time in the league, the fortunes for the team are expected to turn in their favorable based upon their most recent winning season in 2013. During its 2013 season, the team got off to a good start and maintained .500 winning percentage during the early chunk of its regular season. After the team claimed its 82nd win in the season, the team was finally able to post a winning season since 2003. Fans of the team are in hopes for the better fortunes for the team during the upcoming season, but this can’t be done without the fans supporting the Royals. So with Royals’ season just around the corner, grab your Kansas City Royals tickets to show your support to the team. While doing so, you can shed quite some load off your pocket by relying on TicketTurbo.com for your cheap Kansas City Royals tickets.