FanFest wrapped up yesterday with bigger and bigger crowds each year. Royals fans came in droves to see all their favorite Royals, thank Alex Gordon for returning, welcome new Royals like Ian Kennedy and old friend Joakim Soria, and of course, see the championship trophy we have been waiting 30 years to claim. Here are some of the sights and sounds of FanFest 2016.
The newest Royals made an appearance.
I think this is going to be Ned's answer to everything.
Ned Yost on if other teams are starting to copy the Royals' formula: "Hell yeah."— Rustin Dodd (@rustindodd) January 29, 2016
Is this Dayton's new title now?
Salvy's still got a car coming.
He also said he's happy with a new contract or without.
David Glass is a rock star.
Alex Gordon is FOREVER ROYAL.
He also kept the FanFest rated PG-13.
Alex Gordon on Noah Syndergaard: "That's bull shi... Bush League."— Brandon Kiley (@BKSportsTalk) January 29, 2016
Check out this plus plus hair.
Interesting that despite officially being on the team, Jeremy Guthrie made an appearance.
The older guys still look good.
Rex and the Cyborg made an appearance.
Need some gambling advice?
Was just joined by #Royals HOF Amos Otis. "I won a lot of money on the Royals winning the World Series. Watched Game 5 at a casino!"— Clubhouse Convo (@royalsclubhouse) January 30, 2016
Lorenzo Cain had a perfectly good reason for being a no-show at FanFest.
Not everything went smoothly, of course.
Timed entry process started too late. They will have to go back to windows. Going to have to re-think how they do this. Its broken
— Go Royals 2016 (@kcroyalsfan22) January 30, 2016
There was a lot to take in for one weekend.
Been there, bro. See you at next year's FanFest.