Fans all over the nation are waiting in anticipation for the Royals season to begin. The team recently released their 2017 schedule. Their first game is scheduled for April 3rd against the Minnesota Twins with a 3:10 start time. After a day break they will travel to Houston for three games. Their home opener is on April 10th against the Oakland A’s. Then they have a day off and continue the series on the 11th and 12th. After their 2015 World Series victory many fans are hoping for lots of momentum towards the beginning of the season.
Interleague games next season will be played against the Cardinals, Dodgers, Giants, Diamondbacks, Rockies and Padres. The Royals will play the Padres in San Diego from June 9-11th. The games against Saint Louis will be at Kauffman Stadium (Aug 7-8) and then at Busch Stadium (August 9-10). The Royals will play their annual international game later in the season. It will be against the Blue Jays in Toronto (September 19-21).