Royals playoff drought ends after 29 years

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KANSAS CITY, MO (KTVI) – Tuesday is the start of the 2014 Major League Baseball playoffs, with the Kansas City Royals and Oakland Athletics playing a one game Wild Card playoff game in Kansas City.

The game will feature Athletics ace Jon Lester going up against Royals James Shields.

Reporter Andy Banker is in Kansas City for first playoff game since the 1985 World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and Kansas City Royals.