TheBaseballPage.com

Kansas City Athletics

Kansas City Athletics

Kansas City Athletics Logo

Ballpark:
Established:
1955
Affiliations:
Retired Numbers:
Owners:
Manager:
General Manager:
Played As:
KC1

Municipal Stadium

Kansas City Municipal Stadium was a baseball and football stadium that formerly stood in Kansas City, Missouri. It hosted the minor league Kansas City Blues of the American Association from 1923 to 1954 and the Kansas City Monarchs of the Negro Leagues during the same period. The stadium was razed and rebuilt prior to the 1955 baseball season and hosted the Kansas City Athletics of the AL from 1955 to 1967, the Kansas City Royals of the AL from 1969 to 1972, and the Kansas City Chiefs of the AFL and NFL from 1963 to 1971, as well as other short-lived professional teams.

This day in baseball history

July 14

  • 1994

    On July 14, 1994, former major leaguer Cesar Tovar dies from ...

  • 1987

    On July 14, 1987, the baseball writers decide to rename the ...

  • 1972

    On July 14, 1972, umpire Bill Haller works the game between ...

More Baseball History

Sponsored Links

Comments

Login or register to post comments
Share |

Poll of The Day

Will Red Sox Repeat in 2014: