Kauffman Stadium set with At the Ballpark app

DETROIT -- Fans can begin upgrading seats or access personalized experiences through MLB.com's At The Ballpark app starting on Friday, when the Royals return to Kauffman Stadium for a 10-game homestand. The free app is for iPhone, iPod touch and Android smartphones.

After downloading the app, fans can select "Kauffman Stadium" as their venue and fulfill the experience they are looking for. Included is the ability to upgrade seats in a partnership of the Royals and the fan experience technology company Experience (www.findexp.com).

Experience and MLB Advanced Media are working together in participating ballparks.

Fans can visit www.royals.com/upgrade to download the app, sign up for alerts when upgrades are available and learn more about the program.

Dick Kaegel is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.