KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City Royals are morning one of their own. In a news release the organization said they are deeply saddened to announce the passing of Fred White due to complications from melanoma.
White, who spent 40 seasons in the Royals’ organization as an announcer, Director of Broadcast Services and the Royals Alumni, passed away earlier today in hospice care. White was 76.
It was announced Tuesday that White was retiring due to health concerns. There are no details at this time regarding funeral arrangements.