CHECK THE FIRST LOOK AT THE NOSTALGIA PITCH FOR A DOWNTOWN KANSAS CITY STADIUM!!!
We're already seeing the branding campaign in the works and a sentimental pitch to old school voters who won't be around to pay for the nightmare is a nice gamebit for a campaign confronting a taxpayer revolt. Read more:
Kansas City needs a downtown ballpark. At least, that's the speculation sparked by the recent sale of the Kansas City Royals to a new ownership group led by John Sherman. Indeed, there is a long history of downtown ballparks or ball fields in Kansas City - depending upon how one defines "downtown."