01/17/2013 1:01 PM ET
Royals Announce Times for 2013 Schedule
By / MLB.com
KANSAS CITY, MO (January 17, 2013) — The Kansas City Royals today announced their 2013 regular season schedule with times. Opening Day is scheduled for Monday, April 1 at 3:10 p.m. Central when the Royals visit the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field. Kansas City will begin the home schedule on April 8 vs. Minnesota at 3:10 p.m.
In addition to the 3:10 start for the home opener, a 1:10 start on Memorial Day, May 27 vs. St. Louis, a 1:10 start on July 4 vs. Cleveland and a 1:10 start on Labor Day, September 2 vs. Seattle, the Royals host four 1:10 weekday contests: May 2 vs. Tampa Bay, June 12 vs. Detroit, August 14 vs. Miami and September 5 vs. Seattle. Kansas City’s game on Saturday, June 8 vs. Houston is scheduled for a 6:15 start. Saturday home contests on May 25 vs. Los Angeles, June 22 vs. Chicago and July 6 vs. Oakland will start at 1:10 p.m.
Standard start times for all other contests at Kauffman Stadium in 2013 are:
Monday through Friday: 7:10 p.m.
Saturday: 6:10 p.m.
Sunday: 1:10 p.m.
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