Lorde Finally Met George Brett

We learned last year that Lorde's star-making single "Royals" was inspired by this 1976 photo of George Brett. Worlds re-collided in Las Vegas last night, where Lorde's camp had invited Brett to come hang out before her show. » 4/16/14 9:37am 4/16/14 9:37am

Lorde Wins Grammy For Song Inspired By George Brett Photo

Congratulations to Lorde, your newest Pop Solo Performance Grammy award winner. She won for "Royals," which was inspired by this National Geographic photo of George Brett. » 1/26/14 9:33pm 1/26/14 9:33pm

This Picture Of George Brett Inspired That Lorde Song "Royals"

Lorde sings songs. One particularly popular song is called "Royals," which you've probably heard. Recently, she mentioned the song was inspired by a picture of a baseball player she saw in an old National Geographic. The magazine confirmed it was this picture of a happier George Brett signing autographs. » 12/09/13 9:30pm 12/09/13 9:30pm

George Brett Tells Dipshit Autograph Hunter To Fuck Off

Here's some important information to keep in mind: If you ask George Brett for his autograph 35 times, he will eventually threaten to "shoot your fucking ass." » 11/07/13 9:50am 11/07/13 9:50am

Here's George Brett Eating Baby Food In Slow Motion

In a video probably made only for SEO purposes, three members of the Royals—James Shields, Eric Hosmer, and hitting coach George Brett—chowed down on baby food. » 7/22/13 9:33am 7/22/13 9:33am

Bat Boy Has A Helluva Story About George Brett's Pine Tar Game

The 30th anniversary of the infamous George Brett pine tar game is July 24. The Royals are currently back in the Bronx to play the Yankees, and Brett is back with the Royals as their interim hitting coach, with a press conference planned for today so he can talk more about it. But the Wall Street Journal's Daniel… » 7/09/13 4:32pm 7/09/13 4:32pm

The Royals Are Calling On The Last Man Who Can Possibly Save Them

Teams hire their legends as their coaches (e.g., Roy to the Avs) with mixed feelings. On one hand: Who better to bring success to a franchise than someone who had it there before? On the other: How did the hiring process go so poorly that a team wound up with a sentimental, nostalgic choice as the front-runner? It… » 5/30/13 4:25pm 5/30/13 4:25pm

George Brett Turns To Twitter To Find Lost Dog

"Still new to this tweeter stuff," George Brett wrote a couple of days ago. That was before Brett's beloved Labradoodle Charlie ran away from his Mission Hills, Kan., home last night. In a matter of hours, Brett turned into a tweeter expert as he harnessed the crowdsourcing powers of the internet to bring Charlie home. » 5/30/12 11:00am 5/30/12 11:00am

Here Is A Drawing Of A George Brett-Faced Half Man-Half Unicorn Creature

Sometimes you're just plugging along, minding your own business when out of nowhere you get a tip that includes a drawing of a nude-colored George Brett/Unicorn with a rainbow flowing out of his/its horn. » 5/06/12 4:50pm 5/06/12 4:50pm

Send Us Your Lame Sports-O-Ween Costumes

Tomorrow is All Hallows' Eve and you may be tempted to put on a sport-themed costume in an effort to win candy and prizes. You should seriously rethink that strategy. Sorry, but there can only be one Baby Mangino. » 10/30/09 5:15pm 10/30/09 5:15pm

James Harrison Has A Fear Of Flying, Not Of White House

Just when James Harrison became 1000% scarier due to his seemingly bizarre decision and reasoning to not visit the White House with his Steeler teammates, we find out he's not the anti-authoritarian lunatic we thought. » 5/19/09 4:40pm 5/19/09 4:40pm

George Brett Is The Gift That Keeps On Cursing

Upset over the rampant criticism of Royals' manager Trey Hillman, the Hall of Famer unloaded on a local tv reporter when asked about it. Total bleeps in this 80 second interview? Five. » 5/19/09 10:15am 5/19/09 10:15am

George Brett Would Like To Tell You About That Time He Pooped His Pants

Not sure which spring training this video is from, but the video was just released to an unsuspecting public on Thursday, and is destined to go down as a classic; watch now as Royals Hall of Famer George Brett regales a teammate about the many times he's shit his pants. Seriously; Brett goes into great detail about… » 9/19/08 10:15am 9/19/08 10:15am

George Brett's Bloopers And Practical Jokes

Baseball players, you see, they're pranksters. Whether it's the hot foot, the rookie hazing or just a cream pie in the face during a television interview, those ballplayers, they like to fool around. Spend six months out of the year with the same 24 guys, hey, what's a little tomfoolery from time to time? It happens. » 3/27/06 4:38pm 3/27/06 4:38pm