KC Royals tour Whiteman AFB, meet with 509th, 131st BW Airmen

Kansas City Royals team members present a commemorative B-2 Spirit photo to 509th Bomb Wing and 131st Bomb Wing leadership during a visit at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Jan. 30, 2020. During the visit, KC Royals team members ate lunch with Airmen, toured a B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber and participated in a meet and greet while learning about the Airmen and the jobs they perform. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Sadie Colbert)

Kansas City Royals team members present a commemorative B-2 Spirit photo to 509th Bomb Wing and 131st Bomb Wing leadership during a visit at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Jan. 30, 2020. During the visit, KC Royals team members ate lunch with Airmen, toured a B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber and participated in a meet and greet while learning about the Airmen and the jobs they perform. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Sadie Colbert)

Derek “Bubba” Starling, left, a Kansas City Royals outfielder, talks with U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Knejie Allen, right, a 509th Force Support Squadron food services technician, during his team’s visit at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Jan. 30, 2020. During the visit, KC Royals team members ate lunch with Airmen, toured a B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber and participated in a meet and greet while learning about the Airmen and the jobs they perform. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Sadie Colbert)

Derek “Bubba” Starling, left, a Kansas City Royals outfielder, talks with U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Knejie Allen, right, a 509th Force Support Squadron food services technician, during his team’s visit at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Jan. 30, 2020. During the visit, KC Royals team members ate lunch with Airmen, toured a B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber and participated in a meet and greet while learning about the Airmen and the jobs they perform. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Sadie Colbert)

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Marc Minor, a 509th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron weapons load crew member, poses with his Kansas City Royals-signed jacket at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Jan. 30, 2020. Airmen brought various personal items to be signed by the Royals team. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Sadie Colbert)

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Marc Minor, a 509th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron weapons load crew member, poses with his Kansas City Royals-signed jacket at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Jan. 30, 2020. Airmen brought various personal items to be signed by the Royals team. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Sadie Colbert)

Derek “Bubba” Starling, left, a Kansas City Royals outfielder, gives U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. David Knox, right, a 509th Maintenance Group aerospace ground equipment inspections section chief, a signed baseball during a team visit at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Jan. 30, 2020. During the visit, KC Royals team members ate lunch with Airmen, toured a B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber and participated in a meet and greet while learning about the Airmen and the jobs they perform. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Sadie Colbert)

Derek “Bubba” Starling, left, a Kansas City Royals outfielder, gives U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. David Knox, right, a 509th Maintenance Group aerospace ground equipment inspections section chief, a signed baseball during a team visit at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Jan. 30, 2020. During the visit, KC Royals team members ate lunch with Airmen, toured a B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber and participated in a meet and greet while learning about the Airmen and the jobs they perform. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Sadie Colbert)

Kansas City Royals team members stand for a photo with 509th Bomb Wing Airmen at Whiteman Air Force Base, Jan. 30, 2020. During the visit, KC Royals team members ate lunch with Airmen, toured a B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber and participated in a meet and greet while learning about the Airmen and the jobs they perform. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Sadie Colbert)

Kansas City Royals team members stand for a photo with 509th Bomb Wing Airmen at Whiteman Air Force Base, Jan. 30, 2020. During the visit, KC Royals team members ate lunch with Airmen, toured a B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber and participated in a meet and greet while learning about the Airmen and the jobs they perform. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Sadie Colbert)

Derek “Bubba” Starling, a Kansas City Royals outfielder, tours a B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber, during a visit at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Jan. 30, 2020. During the visit, KC Royals team members ate lunch with Airmen, toured a B-2 Spirit and participated in a meet and greet while learning about the Airmen and the jobs they perform. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Sadie Colbert)

Derek “Bubba” Starling, a Kansas City Royals outfielder, tours a B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber, during a visit at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Jan. 30, 2020. During the visit, KC Royals team members ate lunch with Airmen, toured a B-2 Spirit and participated in a meet and greet while learning about the Airmen and the jobs they perform. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Sadie Colbert)

Joel Goldberg, a Kansas City Royals broadcast journalist, thanks Team Whiteman Airmen and their leadership during the team’s visit at Whiteman Air Force Base, Jan. 30, 2020. During the visit, KC Royals team members ate lunch with Airmen, toured a B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber and participated in a meet and greet while learning about the Airmen and the jobs they perform. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Sadie Colbert)

Joel Goldberg, a Kansas City Royals broadcast journalist, thanks Team Whiteman Airmen and their leadership during the team’s visit at Whiteman Air Force Base, Jan. 30, 2020. During the visit, KC Royals team members ate lunch with Airmen, toured a B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber and participated in a meet and greet while learning about the Airmen and the jobs they perform. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Sadie Colbert)

Kansas City Royals hats sit on a table during a meet and greet session at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Jan. 30, 2020. During their visit, many Airmen brought baseball collectors’ items such as baseballs, cards and clothing, to be autographed by members of the baseball team. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Sadie Colbert)

Kansas City Royals hats sit on a table during a meet and greet session at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Jan. 30, 2020. During their visit, many Airmen brought baseball collectors’ items such as baseballs, cards and clothing, to be autographed by members of the baseball team. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Sadie Colbert)

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