Major League Baseball's ALCS starring the Orioles and Royals has drawn its fair share of trash-talkers out of the woodwork, particularly among fans who laid in hibernation as the two clubs endured long playoff droughts.

Now, with the ALCS winner moving on to the World Series, the stakes are high. People are passionate. Last week, the police had to get involved.

But not in the way you'd think.

Them's fighting words. Baltimore wasn't about to back down.

And thus a gentleman's wager was born:

So far, the K.C. police have been the ones licking their chops. They won the first two at Baltimore and did some playful trolling of their Baltimore brethren after Game 2.

Kansas City's clearly reveling in the moment, but give them a great. Their current playoff run has been a long time coming.

Royals Party Like It's 1985

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