The Kansas City Monarchs are back — sort of. New owners of the Kansas City T-Bones baseball club in Kansas City (KS) announced Thursday that the team will adopt the name of Kansas City’s storied Negro Leagues team beginning this season. Read more here.
Tag Archives: Kansas City (KS)
T-Bones Staying Put, Ballpark Improvements Coming
Buoyed by a new owner, the Kansas City T-Bones (Independent Professional, American Association) will stay put, after the local government approved a $1 million infusion of tax revenues to help with ballpark improvements. The new ownership group, called Max Fun LLC, will also invest significantly in the stadium, the staff and marketing to broaden the customer base and improve the team’s public image. Read more here.
Statement From the T-Bones About Sale of Franchise
PRESS RELEASE – The Kansas City T-Bones are progressing toward a sale and are scheduled to complete the sale this week. The incoming owner has been in close negotiations and planning with the Unified Government, all for the sake of setting the table for continued American Association professional baseball in Wyandotte County. Continue reading
Filed under Lease & Contracts, Personnel & Operations
T-Bones Evicted from Ballpark
The Unified Government of Wyandotte County/Kansas City Kansas will evict the Kansas City T-Bones (Independent Professional, American Association) from the county-owned stadium in Village West after the independent league team went months without paying rent and utilities. Read more here.
Filed under Lease & Contracts, Stadium Issues
T-Bones Hire New Voice
PRESS RELEASE – The Kansas City T-Bones announced they have hired veteran play-by-play announcer Dan Vaughan as the club’s new Director of Broadcasting & Media Relations. Continue reading
Filed under Media, Personnel & Operations
T-Bones Unveil 15th Anniversary Logo
PRESS RELEASE – As they prepare to celebrate their 15th anniversary in Kansas City, the T-Bones have unveiled a special 15th anniversary logo and announced several promotions for the special season. Continue reading
Filed under Awards & Recognition, Branding & Marketing
New HD Video Board Approved for T-Bones Ballpark
PRESS RELEASE – The Unified Government of Wyandotte County/Kansas City approved plans Thursday night for a new state-of-the-art video board at CommunityAmerica Ballpark for the 2015 season. Continue reading
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