On Sunday, they returned.
This time, Kauffman Stadium became one big hive.
#VoteTribe 5x a day @Indians
They're eating our flesh off! Save yourselves! https://t.co/KPSNNNsEA82017-5-7 17:13:31
The Kansas City Star passed along video of the bees, which “took refuge” in the upper deck. Luckily, beekeeper Jeff Diekmann is part of the grounds crew. Last year, the hero was Lowell Hutchison:
John Sleezer @jsleezer
Ret. St. Joe, Mo, beekeeper Lowell Hutchison barehanded bees, acknowledge fans applause @KCStar vs @Rockies @Royals https://t.co/AwlNiTQu292016-3-8 20:53:33
The game was not delayed, and Kansas City fell to the Cleveland Indians, 1-0.
[Twitter, h/t NBC Sports]