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

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

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