Originally written May 21, 2013 on Pirates Prospects:
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I think one of the great things about the way we use technology to follow sports is the ability to take a step back and observe the way the masses react to memorable moments. In the case of Travis Snider’s grand slam in the sixth inning of the Pirates’ 5-4 win against the Cubs on Tuesday, my observation is that there was smoke coming off my Twitter feed in the moments following the decisive strike. First, my humble submission: Salami in the Lunchbox. #Pirates #Cubs — Tom Bragg (@TomBraggSports) May 22, 2013   …and James’ bold prediction: Regardless of the result, I love this move to pinch-hit Snider for Barmes. #Pirates — James Santelli (@JamesSantelli) May 22, 2013   #PIRATES 5, CUBS 3 – 6th – What did I say? #LunchboxBomb — James Santelli (@JamesSantelli) May 22, 2013 This might be the exact moment Snider’s ball cleared the PNC Park wall.   I assumed Snider’s shot would have landed him on Twitter’s trending topics for Pittsburgh. That, however, was not the case. It is som
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