Team Logo. The Springfield Sultans were a team in the Midwest League. They were the Low-A affiliate of the Kansas City Royals. In 1996 they moved to Michigan and became the Lansing Lugnuts. Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/Springfield_Sultans?oldid=17580" Categories: Former MWL Teams Teams in Illinois Teams in Springfield (IL) Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.