Despite the reappearance of George Brett in uniform — and not as a slugging hero but instead as the team's batting coach — being a Kansas City Royals fan is a hardscrabble existence. The Royals continue to underachieve under the watch of GM Dayton Moore and manager Ned Yost, and watching the team lose can get emotional — even for the hardest-core of Kansas City baseball fans.
Like the gentleman in the photo wearing the hipster glasses, country tank top and tiny Royals sundae helmet. Is he wiping a tear for the OPS of Mike Moustakas? And what kind of ice cream did he just have? These are questions Moore and the Royals braintrust must be answerable for.