Baseball is back.
Royals Opening Day 2003. Perfect weather. Perfect day. Blue skies and green grass. Tailgating and charcoal fires. Dads playing hooky from work with wide-eyed sons clutching baseball gloves too big for their hands. Sold out crowd. Baseball is back.
Pre-game ceremonies. Royals alumni on hand. Dennis Leonard, Fred Patek, Frank White and George Brett receive the biggest ovations. Those teams of the late 70s are still the