50 Greatest Kauffman Stadium Moments, #23: Splish Splash, Royals Are AL West Champs (October 2, 1976)

Note: April 10, 2023 will mark the 50th anniversary of the first game at Royals/Kauffman Stadium. Each week, I will look at one memorable moment in stadium history, with the top moment revealed on April 10, 2023. Missed an entry? You can find past ones here. When the Royals came into existence, they had an … Continue reading 50 Greatest Kauffman Stadium Moments, #23: Splish Splash, Royals Are AL West Champs (October 2, 1976)

This Date In Royals History–1977 Edition: June 22

Al Cowens singled in the eighth inning to drive in the game-winning run, as the Royals defeated the Seattle Mariners, 4-3, on Wednesday night at Royals Stadium. After Seattle scored twice in the fifth to tie the game, it remained 3-3 until that eighth inning. Facing Mariners starter Dick Pole, who had scattered seven hits … Continue reading This Date In Royals History–1977 Edition: June 22