Royals baseball on FOX Sports Kansas City
FOX Sports Kansas City is in its 12th season (2019) as the exclusive television home of Royals baseball. FOX Sports Kansas City delivers an expansive Royals television schedule, including nearly all regular-season games, Royals Live pregame and postgame shows and 10 Spring Training games, as well as extensive coverage at FOXSportsKansasCity.com. FOX Sports’ Royals telecasts are available in Kansas City, Kansas, western and central Missouri, Nebraska, Iowa, Arkansas and Oklahoma. We’ve assembled the information below to help fans find the Royals on television. To find out more about the availability of Royals baseball in your area, e-mail Midwest@foxsports.net.
Royals on FOX Sports Kansas City on cable television
Royals games are found on cable TV on FOX Sports Kansas City/FOX Sports Midwest. In the immediate Kansas City area, FOX Sports Kansas City is found on Charter Spectrum (channel 37, 59 or 318/HD 318 or 824), Comcast Xfinity (48 in Independence, Mo.; 73 in Olathe, Kan.; HD 201, 863 or 1250), Centurylink-Omaha (channel 748/HD 1748), Consolidated (channel 30/HD 649), Cox-Kansas (channel 34/HD 2034); Cox-Nebraska (channel 47 or 1047), Google Fiber (channel 205/HD 205), MidCo-Lawrence (channel 36 /HD 623); Suddenlink-St. Joseph (channel 38/HD 38) and more.
Royals on FOX Sports Kansas City on DirecTV, Dish Network and AT&T U-verse
Royals games on FOX Sports Kansas City are available within the MLB-designated Royals television territory on DirecTV, Dish Network and AT&T U-verse. On DirecTV, Royals games air on channel 671-5/HD 671-5. On AT&T U-verse, Royals games air on channel 750/HD 1750. On Dish Network, Royals games air on a sports alternate channel between 440 and 455 (or Hopper 412 with varying suffix).
Royals on FOX Sports Midwest in Mid-Missouri and Iowa
All of FOX Sports’ Royals telecasts are available to fans in mid-Missouri and Iowa. Approximately 40 games will air on the primary FOX Sports Midwest channel on cable. The remaining games air on cable on an alternate channel, which in many areas is labeled FOX Sports Midwest Plus (Cable One-Joplin 170; Centurylink-Columbia 749/HD 1749; Mediacom-Columbia/Springfield 126; Mediacom-Iowa 34/HD 833; New Wave-various Missouri cities 80/HD 208; Suddenlink-Branson 18 or 39.). St. Louis Cardinals telecasts are also available in mid-Missouri and Iowa.
Royals telecasts in Arkansas and Oklahoma
Royals telecasts are available in Arkansas and Oklahoma. On Cox in Arkansas and Oklahoma, nearly every Royals telecast is available on the following channels: Arkansas channels 78/HD 2078; Oklahoma City channel 77; Tulsa channels 334/HD 1334). On many other cable providers in Arkansas and Oklahoma, fans can watch select Royals games on an alternate channel, which in some areas is labeled FOX Sports Southwest Plus. (The schedule of games available in Arkansas and Oklahoma on FOX Sports Southwest Plus will be available in March.) On DirecTV (channel 671-5) and Dish Network (sports alternate channel 440-455 or Hopper 412), fans in Arkansas and Oklahoma can watch all games televised by FOX Sports Kansas City by subscribing to the SportsPack on DirecTV or the Multi-Sport package on Dish. On AT&T U-verse (channels 750 and 1750), fans in Arkansas and Oklahoma can watch all games televised by FOX Sports Kansas City by subscribing to the HD Premium Tier.
Can I stream Royals games?
Yes. If you are a customer of a pay-TV provider and receive FOX Sports Kansas City/Midwest as part of your channel lineup, you can stream FOX Sports Kansas City’s Royals telecasts on FOX Sports GO .
Royals on live streaming TV services
FOX Sports Kansas City programming is also available on several live streaming TV services such as YouTube TV, Hulu with Live TV, Sling TV, PlayStation Vue and FuboTV. FOX Sports Kansas City programming is coming soon to DirecTV Now. Royals telecasts are available on FOX Sports Kansas City within the Royals TV territory. Contact your provider for more information.
Royals telecasts on national TV
Select Royals telecasts air on FOX, FS1 and ESPN as part of MLB’s national television packages.
Watching the Royals outside Royals TV territory
Major League Baseball designates geographic territories to which each team can show its regionally televised games. The areas listed above are within the Royals TV territory. Royals fans outside the Royals TV territory may wish to view games via the MLB Extra Innings out-of-market package or via MLB.TV. Click HERE for more information, including blackout rules.