Man wins Powerball by playing numbers from Kansas City Royals players
The winning numbers for Wednesday’s Powerball lottery happened to match jersey numbers for some famous Kansas City Royals. And now, a Missouri man is $500 million richer.
According to GMA, a Royals fan named Mark Hill will come forward today to claim his prize in the small town of Dearborn, Missouri. Hill works as a deli and meat packer at the town’s Hillshire Brands factory.
The numbers match the following Royals players:
Not sure why he’d pick some of those guys over Hal McRae, but I digress. If Hill’s truly a diehard Royals fan, well, 25 years of complete and utter despair from the organization is worth a few million dollars right?