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Latest news on the Kansas City Royals, a professional baseball team based in Kansas City, Missouri. Established in 1969 as an expansion team, they are a member of the American League (AL) Central division in Major League Baseball (MLB). The team's name was inspired by the American Royal, a livestock show, horse show, and rodeo held annually in Kansas City since 1899.
The Royals have experienced success throughout their history, winning two World Series championships in 1985 and 2015, as well as capturing four American League pennants. The team's colours are royal blue, gold, and white, with a distinctive logo featuring a crown atop a stylised "KC" representing Kansas City.
The Royals play their home games at Kauffman Stadium, an open-air ballpark located in Kansas City, which opened in 1973. The stadium is known for its iconic fountains in the outfield, as well as its large video board, affectionately known as "Crown Vision".