Royals Announce Times for 2012 Schedule

KANSAS CITY, MO (January 18, 2012) — The Kansas City Royals today announced their 2012 regular season schedule with times.  Opening Day is scheduled for Friday, April 6 at 9:05 p.m. Central when the Royals visit the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium.  Kansas City will begin the home schedule on April 13 vs. Cleveland at 3:10 p.m.

In addition to the 3:10 start for the home opener and a 1:10 start on Labor Day, September 3 vs. Texas, the Royals host 1:10 weekday contests on May 17 vs. Baltimore, June 27 against Tampa Bay and July 19 vs. Seattle.  Kansas City’s game on Saturday, May 19 vs. Arizona is scheduled for a 6:15 start.  Saturday home contests on June 2 vs. Oakland and June 23 against St. Louis will start at 1:10 p.m.  

Standard start times for all other contests at Kauffman Stadium in 2012 are:

Monday through Friday:        7:10 p.m.

Saturday:                                 6:10 p.m.

Sunday:                                    1:10 p.m.