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George Brett Missing Dog: MLB Hall Of Famer Asks Twitter For Help, Finds Lost 'Charlie'

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George Brett of the Kansas City Royals in action during a 1990 game at Royals Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. | Getty Images

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Hall of Fame third baseman George Brett took to Twitter early Wednesday to find his beloved dog Charlie, who went missing during a storm that rolled through the Kansas City area.

Brett sent out a tweet shortly before midnight that read: "Please help: My dog has gone missing. His name is Charlie and he is a black labradoodle. HELP Please. Pic to follow!"

George Brett
Please help: My dog has gone missing. his name is Charlie and he is a black labradoodle. HELP Please. Pic to follow!

George Brett
There is also a REWARD! Please help. We appreciate any help! Please RT!

George Brett
Missing in the Mission Hills area! we appreciate the help!

Brett's son, Jackson Brett, also tweeted about the missing dog. Local television and radio stations joined Royals fans in getting the word out.

Jackson Brett
If anyone has seen my dog Charlie please contact me or my family. We are very worried! Black Labradoodle REWARD!!!

George Brett
Help get tending on twitter! Thank you for your help!

Brett tweeted shortly before 8:30 a.m. that Charlie had been found.

George Brett
We got him! Thank you for all the support! It is so touching to see how many people care! You all were a big help! Thank you

The former Royals star opened a Twitter account on May 4, but had tweeted only a few times to his 11,000-plus followers before his dog went missing.

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