Royal Fans Pay Tribute to the Late Yordano Ventura with Vigil Outside Kauffman Stadium (Tweet)
Following the surprising death of Yordano Ventura in a car accident, many diehard Royals fans braved winter weather to show up to a heartwarming vigil for the pitcher outside of Kauffman Stadium.
Here are some tweets with pictures showing the moving scene outside the stadium:
Kansas City remembers Yordano Ventura. pic.twitter.com/53nIFm64Hv
— MLB (@MLB) January 23, 2017
— Kansas City Royals (@Royals) January 23, 2017
Somber scene at Kauffman Stadium as fans come to mourn the loss of their Ace. pic.twitter.com/da47HtoyMF
— MLB (@MLB) January 22, 2017
Royals fans offer their condolences to Danny Duffy and Christian Colon at The K: pic.twitter.com/tVrUt9vuBm
— Sam McDowell (@SamMcDowell11) January 22, 2017
Players on hand included Danny Duffy, Christian Colon, and Ian Kennedy.
Ventura’s funeral is expected to take place Tuesday in the Dominican Republic.