Found October 02, 2013 on Raise the Jolly Roger!:
That. Was. Incredible. The Pirates are moving on to the NLDS after defeating the Reds in the wildest, most emotional, powerful sports environment you will ever witness. After being a part of it, I’m confident that is not hyperbole. This was an absolutely epic evening that no Pirate fan will ever forget. The blackout – which was a tremendous success. The countless rousing ovations, from warmups to player intros to all the big moments in the game. The sea of jolly rogers and black towels. The party on Federal Street, the Clemente Bridge (including this guy, who partied a little too hard), and on streets surrounding the park. The crowd rising and going nuts on numerous two-strike, two out situations. And of course…. CUEEEETTTTOOOOOOOO…..CUUUUEEEEETTTTTOOOOOOO!!!! (Cueto drops ball) [Crowd goes insane] RUSSELL MARTIN CRUSHES A HOMER AHHHHHHH!!!!! That’s the tenth man at work right there. You hear countless pundits and fans boast about how an atmosphere can make an impact on a player’s p...
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