For the 2006 Salute to the Negro Leagues game at Kauffmann Stadium, the Royals wore 1949 style Monarchs uniforms.
2006 Doug Mientkiewicz game-used uniform
Jazz great Lionel Hampton in Monarchs uniform, circa 1949
Earl Taborn, circa 1949
Frank Barnes, circa 1949
Buck O'Neil 2004 Topps Fan Favorites card. Colorized picture circa 1949.
Chris Barnwell leaps over Doug Mientkiewicz
The Royals shutout the Brewers 6-0 on the strength of 7 innings from Mark Redman and a 3-for-3, 3 RBI game from Doug Mientkiewicz. Head to this link and click on the "
Mientkiewicz goes 3-for-3" video to see the unis in action.