FOX Sports Kansas City and the Royals announce telecast changes

KANSAS CITY, MO - The Kansas City Royals and FOX Sports Kansas City today announced the contracts of analyst Frank White and producer Kevin Shank will not be renewed for the 2012 season.

"FOX Sports Kansas City and the Kansas City Royals appreciate Frank White stepping into a larger role as game analyst the last three seasons. He shifted from a planned part-time role to a near full-time role and performed admirably in the booth at a time of need. We also want to thank Kevin Shank for his years of leadership as producer of Royals telecasts. FOX Sports Kansas City has decided to go in a different direction with these positions next year. A search for their replacements will begin immediately."