Blog: Royals hit Krispy Kreme for baker's dozen

Catherine Sleep | 15 August 2003

Staff at Krispy Kreme will have met some very happy customers today thanks to a butter-fingered Jeff Weaver. Whenever the Royals get 12 hits at a home game, Krispy Kreme will exchange a ticket stub from the baseball game for a dozen free doughnuts. Thanks to Weaver, who proved an unreliable pitcher for the rival Yankees team, the 35,596 fans who attended the game could between them claim 427,152 free doughnuts.

New York Times piece


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