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?