Tuesday’s game, which the Royals won 2-1 over the Minnesota Twins, drew a 7.1 rating, reaching 67,000 households. The peak numbers were 8.7 and 82,000. Tuesday’s game on Fox Sports 1 was No. 1 in prime time in Kansas City
Only 13,847 fans showed up for Alex Gordon’s MVP moment on Tuesday night. During a telephone conversation with The Star on Wednesday morning, general manager Dayton Moore expressed both support his manager and appreciation for his fanbase, which has not seen a playoff team since 1985.