The All-Star Game began as a one-time only promotion for a non-baseball event. Now the Mid-Summer Classic is the game's annual signature showcase. See artifacts on loan from the National Baseball Hall of Fame & Museum from All-Star Games dating back to the first played in 1933.
Otis, Cowens, Wilson, Dye and Gordon make for an exclusive club. The five Gold Glove outfielders for the Royals are more than all but one other American League club since 1969. See Alex's 2011 Rawlings Gold Glove Award on display -- learn his story and those of his solid gold predecessors.
From Opening Day through the end of 2011, it seemed a Royals player was making his Major League debut one after another. The 2011 season was the rookie campaign for a full dozen Royals players. See items from each of the 'Class of 2011' and how they made their mark in Kansas City.