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.
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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.
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
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.
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
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
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
PRESS RELEASE – With temperatures in the mid-90s, it may have been the hottest night of the year but that didn’t stop Craig Swisher from taking his son and daughter to watch the Kansas City T-Bones at CommunityAmerica Ballpark on Monday night. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – As the Kansas City T-Bones prepare for their home opener on Thursday, May 15, the club has announced its promotions and events schedule for the 2014 season. For 2014, the nightly promotions and ways to save on tickets have returned, along with a large offering of giveaways and special guests. Continue reading
A procedural vote Thursday night cleared the way for the Unified Government of Wyandotte County and Kansas City (KS) to buy privately owned CommunityAmerica Ballpark, home of the Kansas City T-Bones (American Association). Read more here.
PRESS RELEASE – CommunityAmerica Ballpark will be hosting Beer Fest at the BallPark tomorrow, Oct. 12, from 1:30-7:00 p.m. Continue reading
The Sandlot writer, director and narrator David Mickey Evans was at CommunityAmerica Ballpark, home of the indy pro Kansas City T-Bones (American Association), Friday night to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the popular film. We love the “You’re Killin’ Me Smalls” t-shirts. Read more and watch news report here. Watch Evans interview here.
The indy pro American Association’s Kansas City T-Bones and Wichita Wingnuts will play an exhibition game in Joplin (MO) on May 12 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Joe Becker Stadium. The game also could help determine interest for bringing a team to the market. The league’s director of expansion visited Joplin back in January, but from our 10,000 foot view, the market is a tough sell. Joe Becker Continue reading
The indy pro Kansas City T-Bones (American Association) and CommunityAmerica Credit Union have reached a long-term deal to extend the naming rights to CommunityAmerica Ballpark. The credit union has had its name on the stadium since it opened 10 years ago. Read more here. Thanks to John Cerone for the link.
PRESS RELEASE – The Kansas City T-Bones will celebrate their 10th season of FUN…WELL DONE! in 2012, and have released a special logo to commemorate the occasion. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Kansas City T-Bones have released their promotions schedule for the 2011 season. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – Thanks to the combined efforts of the Kansas City T-Bones, the Unified Government and the Wyandotte County Parks Foundation, four new ADA-accessible playgrounds are now open in Wyandotte County. Continue reading
At least four teams from the indy pro Northern League could join the American Association in time for the 2011 season, including the Winnipeg Goldeyes, Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks, Kansas City T-Bones, and Gary SouthShore RailCats. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Kansas City T-Bones have released their promotions schedule for the 2010 season. The 2010 home campaign kicks off at CommunityAmerica Ballpark on Friday, May 28 with a 7:05 start against the defending champion Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks. Continue reading