Price Chopper Returns As Official Grocer Of The Kansas City Monarchs

KANSAS CITY, Kan. – The Kansas City Monarchs and Price Chopper have reaffirmed their partnership, making the 2024 season the Price Chopper’s 20th year as the Official Grocer of the Monarchs.

“As one of our longest-tenured partners, Price Chopper has helped the Monarchs organization grow and thrive over the years.” Monarchs owner Mark Brandmeyer said. “We’re excited to partner up for another season and look forward to continuing this fruitful partnership.”

“As Kansas City’s local, family-owned grocer, we’re proud to support a community-focused organization like the Monarchs,” said Casie Broker, Price Chopper’s Chief Marketing Officer. “Like us, they bring area families together – and that’s something we can always get behind.”

Price Chopper has been serving Kansas City the freshest food at the lowest prices for more than 40 years, including partnerships with many of Kansas City’s most beloved sports teams.

That includes the Monarchs, who began their partnership with Price Chopper when the team was known as the Kansas City T-Bones. The team has won four league championships during its partnership with Price Chopper, including the 2023 American Association title.

The Monarchs’ 2024 home opener is scheduled for May 16 at Legends Field in Kansas City, Kansas.

About the Kansas City Monarchs

The Kansas City Monarchs are a professional baseball team in the American Association, an MLB Partner League. 2024 will be their 21st season at Legends Field in Kansas City, Kansas. In 2020, the team partnered with the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum and changed their name from the T-Bones to the Monarchs in honor of the legendary Negro League franchise that played from 1920 to 1965. This year, the Monarchs and the museum are celebrating the 100th anniversary of the first Negro League World Series, won by the Monarchs in 1924.