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The Kansas City Royals Finally Have Fans In The Stands

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The Kansas City Royals kick off the season with a restricted number of fans in attendance and COVID-19 protocols firmly in place.

With fans in the stadium for the first time since September 29, 2019, the Kansas City Royals organization is taking extra steps to keep them safe. "I'm a fan first and foremost," says owner John Sherman. "How do we give our fans who have not been here for so long a great experience?"

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