Not the BEES! Yes, a giant swarm of bees completely halts Royals-Angels game
That nightmarish GIF (no, not the Nick Cage one) is from Sunday's Royals-Angels game. The beginning of the matchup was delayed for 10 minutes and in the fourth inning, the bees halted play for a little more than nine minutes.
Angels starter Matt Shoemaker admitted it was more than just your average annoyance.
Eventually, a professional had to intervene when the swarm began making a hive out of a microphone behind home plate. MLB.com's John Schlegel spoke with Wil Godwin, the beekeeper from City West Pest Control of Tempe, Ariz., about the problem:
You know what they say, you can't spell "Baseball" without "BEE," amiright?!