Originally posted on Fox Sports Kansas City  |  Last updated 11/30/12
KANSAS CITY, Mo. Maybe the stars will be aligned just right for the Kansas City Royals this season. At least that's how Royals Hall of Famer Mark Gubicza sees it, after learning that the winning numbers from Wednesday's 587.5 million Powerball jackpot happened to also represent the numbers of five Royals Hall of Famers, as well as one of the most popular Royals of all time, Bo Jackson. One of the two winning tickets was purchased in Dearborn, Mo., a small town off highway I-29 about 30 miles north of Kansas City and Kauffman Stadium, and directly en route to the Royals' Triple-A affiliate in Omaha. The winning numbers were 5 (George Brett), 16 (Bo Jackson), 22 (Dennis Leonard), 23 (Gubicza), 29 (Dan Quisenberry) and the Powerball number was 6 (Willie Wilson). The winning ticket with the Royals connection belonged to Dearborn couple, Mark and Cindy Hill. "It can't be just coincidence," Gubicza told FOXSportsKansasCity.com by phone. "The person who bought it must have been a R...
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