- Fans who purchase a Royals-White Sox game ticket for the 1:10 p.m. game are invited to stay for the Big 12 Conference baseball showdown immediately to follow between the University of Kansas Jayhawks & the University of Missouri Tigers at Kauffman Stadium.
- INK Student Night: Calling all high school and college students! INK Student Nights are back every Wednesday for the 2011 season and they are better than ever! With a valid high school or college ID students may purchase Rivals Outfield Box or Hy-Vee Infield tickets for just $7 at the Kauffman Stadium Box Office. The Happy Hour special includes a hot dog and 12 ounce beer or 24 ounce soft drink for just $7 at the Crown Classic Concession Area in the Outfield Experience. Bring your friends and enjoy live local entertainment prior to every Wednesday home game on the Outfield Experience stage. April 6th features Sons of Great Dane, starting at 11:30 AM.
- Tickets will also be available at the Kaufmann box office for the KU-MU game only.
■ Another great reason to take the day off and take in this double-header: Former Tiger Aaron Crow will be in the bullpen for the Royals game vs. the White Sox.
Rookie Crow feels comfortable among young relief corps (royalsblog.com)
And a few feet away, Aaron Crow walked toward his locker, the one with the Justin Bieber book bag, and took a moment to relax.
He was just more than 24 hours away from his first opening day in a major-league uniform — his first major-league opening day ever, for that matter — and all of this means he’ll be sure to keep the Bieber backpack stocked with sunflower seeds and sports drinks.
“I got lucky and got the Justin Bieber,” said Crow, the Royals’ 24-year-old rookie right-hander.