Two teams from Major League Baseball will be competing against each other in the upcoming Kansas City Royals Vs Tampa Bay Rays game. The Royals hail from Kansas City, Missouri whereas the Rays hail from St Petersburg, Florida. The two franchises together have millions of fans spread out all over the US, in addition to those in their respective home cities and states. Some of these fans have already ordered Kansas City Royals Vs Tampa Bay Rays tickets for the upcoming game and plan to watch it live.
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The Kansas City Royals began playing in 1969 and soon proved to be one of the most formidable franchises in the league. They have been members of the American League since joining the MLB and are part of the league's Central Division. The Royals official colors are royal blue, powder blue and white. Nicknamed The Big Blue Bus, they have been playing at the Kauffman Stadium since 1973 and are World Series champions. They have also won two American League pennants as well as six Division titles so far. The Royals are owned by David Glass with Ned Yost as the manager and Dayton Moore as the general manager.
At the Kansas City Royals Vs Tampa Bay Rays game, they will face an equally formidable MLB franchise. The Royals kicked off their entry into the pro baseball world by quickly emerging as a powerhouse and appearing in seven of the first ten playoffs. They have a fierce rivalry with the St Louis Cardinals, which began during the eighties when the Royals defeated the Cardinals to win the World Series. At the upcoming Kansas City Royals Vs Tampa Bay Rays game, they will face a Major League Baseball franchise based in Florida.
The Tampa Bay Rays are one of the league's younger franchises, joining the MLB in 1998. They are also members of the American League but call its East Division home. Their official colors are white, gold, navy and Columbia blue. Before 2008, they were known as the Tampa Bay Devil Rays and are often known simply as the D–Rays. They have been playing at the city's Tropicana Field and have won an American League pennant in 2008. They have also won two East Division titles and made it to the playoffs by wild card berths twice.
They are set to play in the upcoming Kansas City Royals Vs Tampa Bay Rays game and are a franchise owned by Stuart Sternberg. Joe Maddon is the manager with Andrew Friedman as the general manager and Mathew Silverman as the president of baseball operations. The franchise was formed after three decades of trying to get an existing franchise to move to Tampa Bay. Eventually, an expansion franchise was awarded to a group led by Vince Naimoli and thus the Rays were born. Today, this franchise has rivalries with the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox; the rivalry between the latter dating back to 2000. Members of the franchise, such as Wade Boggs, have also been inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame and make this team a must see live after ordering Kansas City Royals Vs Tampa Bay Rays tickets.