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Pendulum Takes Swing at Designing New Downtown Ballpark for Royals

The team at Kansas City-based Pendulum have released renderings of a new, 30,000-seat stadium in downtown Kansas City (MO) for the Kansas City Royals via KansasCityLovestheRoyals.com.  Read more and view renderings here and here.

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New Royals Owner Talks New Downtown Ballpark

While cautioning it’s early in the game, John Sherman, the new owner of the Kansas City Royals, has no problem talking up the economic benefits of downtown baseball and says he’s already being lobbied on possible sites.  Read more here.

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Two Possible Downtown Sites for New Royals Ballpark, Bi-State Tax a Funding Option?

The ground beneath Kansas City’s endless stadium conversation is shifting.  Anyone who loves the idea of taxpayer subsidies for baseball and football — or anyone who hates them — should start paying close attention to the temblors.  Read more and watch video here.

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Will New Owner Bring Royals Downtown?

Talk to people who know John Sherman, the coming new owner of the Kansas City Royals, and three points come up over and over again: He’s a meticulous businessman, he is deeply devoted to Kansas City and, even given his stature in the community, he’s private about his endeavors.  Another thing to know about Sherman: He cares about downtown Kansas City.  Read more here.

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Pondering the Potential Future of the Royals in Downtown KC

With each passing baseball or football season, the Kansas City Chiefs and Royals draw closer to the end of their lease at the Truman Sports Complex.  Both teams have stated they will stay through their term ending in 2031, but what might happen then?  Read more and watch news report here.

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Talking Downtown Ballpark in KC

The city of Kansas City (MO) is funding a study of at least four potential sites for a downtown baseball stadium for the Kansas City Royals, according to documents obtained by The Kansas City Star.  Read more here.

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A New Downtown Ballpark for Kansas City Royals? City Eyes Four Sites

The city of Kansas City (MO) is reportedly funding a study of at least four potential sites for a downtown baseball stadium for the Kansas City Royals.  Read more and watch video here.

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