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Royals' South Korean fan is thrilled to be at World Series
Royals' South Korean fan is thrilled to be at World Series

The new generation of Kansas City Royals fans might swoon at Alex Gordon, or Lorenzo Cain, or Mike Moustakas. The guy who flew 14 hours to get here from South Korea is a diehard fan. So, as SungWoo Lee bounced behind the batting cage before Game 1 of the World Series, excitement evident in his every step and every word, he leaped at the sight of an old-school Royals player. "Mike Sweeney," Lee said. "I can't wait to run to Mike Sweeney right now." Lee is the unlikeliest of celebrities at the World Series, and the best story among them. He had no ties to Kansas City, but he adopted the Royals as his team in the 1990s, after seeing Kauffman Stadium and its...

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