TV Broadcast Partner Info
How to watch the Royals on Bally Sports Kansas City
Royals games are broadcast on Bally Sports Kansas City, a regional sports television network.
Bally Sports Kansas City, formerly known as FOX Sports Kansas City, is in its 15th season as the exclusive television partner of the Royals.
Here’s how and where you can find the Royals on TV:
How many games are on TV?
Every regular-season Royals game is televised. As of April 2, Bally Sports Kansas City is scheduled to televise 161 regular-season games throughout the region in 2022. Additional regular-season games may be televised by MLB’s national television partners: FOX, FS1, ESPN, TBS, Apple TV+, Peacock and YouTube. The TV schedule can be found here.
How do I get Bally Sports Kansas City?
Bally Sports Kansas City is widely available on cable, satellite, and streaming providers throughout the region. In the Kansas City metro area, options include Spectrum, Xfinity, AT&T U-verse, DirecTV, DirecTV Stream, Consolidated, MidCo and Google Fiber (note: the Google Fiber TV service is shutting down in 2022). Outside Kansas City, options include Cox, Mediacom and dozens more. Visit www.getmyhometeams.com for options in your zip code.
What channel number is Bally Sports Kansas City?
Click view channels for a list of providers that carry Bally Sports in Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska and Iowa and the channel numbers.
What live TV streaming service carries Bally Sports Kansas City?
Bally Sports Kansas City is available on DirecTV Stream, in the Choice package and up.
How can I stream Royals games within the Royals TV footprint?
If you receive Royals telecasts on Bally Sports as part of your TV subscription, you can stream the games on the Bally Sports app and BallySports.com. To stream games, you need to sign in to the app with your pay-TV provider user ID and password. For technical support regarding streaming, visit http://help.ballysports.com or call 1-866-Bally01 (1-866-225-5901).
What other Royals programming is televised?
The Royals Live pregame and postgame shows air on Bally Sports Kansas City before and after every game. Bally Sports Kansas City also televises select Spring Training games.
On what channel are the Royals found in Mid-Missouri and Iowa?
All Royals telecasts are available to fans in mid-Missouri and Iowa. On cable, some games air on Bally Sports Midwest and the remainder air on Bally Sports Midwest Extra (formerly known as Bally Sports Midwest Plus). On DirecTV and DirecTV Stream, all games air on channel 671-5.
How can I find Royals broadcasts in Arkansas and Oklahoma?
Royals telecasts are available in Arkansas and Oklahoma. On Cox, many Royals telecasts are available in Arkansas on channel 2078, Oklahoma City on channel 77 and Tulsa on channel 1334. On many other cable providers in Arkansas and Oklahoma, fans can watch select Royals games on the Bally Sports Southwest Extra channel. On DirecTV (channel 671-5), fans in Arkansas and Oklahoma can watch all games by subscribing to the SportsPack. On AT&T U-verse (channel 1750), fans in Arkansas and Oklahoma can watch all games by subscribing to the HD Premium Tier. Additional games may be available on the Bally Sports app and BallySports.com in Arkansas and Oklahoma.
In what cities and states are Royals games televised?
Royals telecasts are available in Kansas City, Kansas, western and central Missouri, Nebraska, Iowa, Arkansas and Oklahoma. This is the Royals television territory, as defined by MLB.
How do I watch the Royals if I live outside the Royals TV territory?
MLB designates geographic territories to which each team can show its regionally-televised games. Royals fans outside of the Royals TV territory can subscribe to MLB’s out-of-market package -- MLB.TV (streaming) or MLB Extra Innings -- to view games. Click here for more information including blackout rules.
Who can I contact with questions?
If you live within the Royals TV territory and have questions about the availability of Royals telecasts, email [email protected].