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The first pitch in franchise history is thrown by Chris Zachary on April 18th, 1969 at Oklahoma City
Paul Schaal smashes the first home run in franchise history on April 20th at Oklahoma City
The Omaha Royals play in their first game at Rosenblatt Stadium on April 21st, with Galen Cisco delivering the first pitch for Omaha against Tulsa.
That night, Dave Nicholson hits Omaha’s first home run at Rosenblatt Stadium. Sadly, the night saw Tulsa defeat the Omaha, 6-3.
The O-Royals clinch their first American Association Championship on August 26th, despite a 9-5 loss to Indianapolis that day.
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