Welcome to The Bandwagoner, a weekly series in which we give a primer on recent sports stories for those unfamiliar with sports, or anything outside of Boston. Our goal is to make sure that you’re not studying your iPhone as much when that one person in your group says those fatal words, “So did you guys see that game?”
This week, we’re previewing the World Series.
The Kansas City Royals clinched their first World Series berth since 1985 with a 2-1 win over the Baltimore Orioles last night, and Kansas native Paul Rudd is celebrating the same way he did back then when he was 16: with a huge kegger at his mom’s house.
Two of everyone’s biggest musical crushes of 2013 (strictly musical) united to cover famed ’90s non-musical crush Sheryl Crow (strictly non-musical). Yes, this happened at a VH1 “You Oughta Know” concert when Lorde (of “Royals” fame) and the oft-mispronounced Haim (the sisters behind “The Wire,” this website’s unofficial anthem, according to our pals at RadioBDC) collaborated on Crow’s “Strong Enough.” Watch this magical musical union below. More