I was there for the first time it happened when they played the Yankees
The power has gone out twice now in last month at Tropicana Field.
This time is was because of a birds nest…
Duke officials said a birds nest fell down inside the 16th Street Substation, causing a spark or flare at 8:30 p.m. The substation is about three blocks away from the Trop.
About 12,000 others in surrounding neighborhoods also were left in the dark.
But…check this out…..The Rays offered fans “buy one, get one beer and soda” until last call after power was restored.
I was there for the Yankees game the first time it went out…..They didn’t do that when I was there!!! I think because the game was almost over and they stopped selling beer. That game was delayed like an hour!
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