Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Thursday, May 29, 2008

AP: Omaha minor league game suspended by acid leak

A hydrochloric acid leak caused Wednesday’s night’s game between the Omaha Royals and Oklahoma Redhawks to be suspended when the stadium was evacuated.

Homes and businesses in the area around Rosenblatt Stadium, including the zoo, were evacuated when a rail car was reported leaking at a nearby yard. The Pacific Coast League game will be picked up where it left off, after the fourth inning, before Thursday’s game.

Being minor league baseball, this is likely to spawn some future wacky promotion.

NTNgod Posted: May 29, 2008 at 02:36 AM | 15 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: minor leagues, royals

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. Barry`s_Lazy_Boy Posted: May 29, 2008 at 02:38 AM (#2797802)
Stay away from the brown kind.
   2. Moloka'i Three-Finger Brown (Declino DeShields) Posted: May 29, 2008 at 02:43 AM (#2797818)
The googles, they do nothing!
   3. Shock Posted: May 29, 2008 at 02:53 AM (#2797882)
This is what will happen if you institute instant replay.
   4. Gamingboy Posted: May 29, 2008 at 02:56 AM (#2797893)
This is what will happen if you institute instant replay.


Human sacrifice, dogs and cats living together... mass hysteria!


(that was a parody of instant replay complaints, by the way)
   5. ColonelTom Posted: May 29, 2008 at 02:58 AM (#2797900)
Insert Dock Ellis joke in 4...3...2...1...
   6. The importance of being Ernest Riles Posted: May 29, 2008 at 03:14 AM (#2797931)
What's the problem? They had four bases on the diamond to neutralize it.
   7. Brandon in MO (Yunitility Infielder) Posted: May 29, 2008 at 03:21 AM (#2797957)
Wouldn't surprise me if the O-Royals could beat the Royals in a series now.

Especially with Trey F'n Hillman managing the KC Royals.
   8. The Most Interesting Man In The World Posted: May 29, 2008 at 03:21 AM (#2797961)
Al Kaline to the rescue!
   9. The importance of being Ernest Riles Posted: May 29, 2008 at 03:22 AM (#2797964)
Al Kaline to the rescue!

Winner!
   10. Pat Rapper's Delight (as quoted on MLB Network) Posted: May 29, 2008 at 03:23 AM (#2797967)
What's the problem? They had four bases on the diamond to neutralize it.

InstaPrimey!

ETA: ... despite what is now a 2nd place finish.
   11. jamcadbury Posted: May 29, 2008 at 04:12 AM (#2798077)
Chris Davis's awesomeness caused this leak.
   12. rlc Posted: May 29, 2008 at 05:22 AM (#2798118)
You see, this is what happens when you fool with the chemistry of a ball club...
   13. Roger Cedeno's Spleen Posted: May 29, 2008 at 06:11 AM (#2798127)
Should they trade for Brian Moehler?
   14. Jefferson Manship (Dan Lee) Posted: May 29, 2008 at 08:41 AM (#2798140)
Syd Barrett was unavailable for comment.
   15. Harold can be a fun sponge Posted: May 29, 2008 at 09:08 AM (#2798142)
They stole this story line from Friday Night Lights.

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

News

All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand


BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
A triple short of the cycle
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogPosnanski: Soren journeys from MTV to 'Moneyball' art
(6 - 6:54pm, Mar 29)
Last: Pat Rapper's Delight (as quoted on MLB Network)

NewsblogInvestors say they are ready to bring baseball to Montreal
(31 - 6:38pm, Mar 29)
Last: SoSHially Unacceptable

NewsblogTHE B/R Q&A: ROB MANFRED WANTS MLB TO 'OWN THE NEXT GENERATION' OF SPORTS FANS
(167 - 6:37pm, Mar 29)
Last: Alex meets the threshold for granular review

NewsblogWhy baseball games are so damned long | 2017 MLB Season Preview
(49 - 6:31pm, Mar 29)
Last: cardsfanboy

NewsblogOT - March 2017 NBA thread
(1007 - 6:29pm, Mar 29)
Last: Fourth True Outcome

NewsblogOTP 27 March 2017: Trump, Healthcare, and the Art of the Botched Deal
(520 - 6:22pm, Mar 29)
Last: Mellow Mouse, Benevolent Space Tyrant

NewsblogNick Piecoro: Zack Greinke goes 4 innings in final spring start
(3 - 6:18pm, Mar 29)
Last: Like Flies On Sherbert

NewsblogOT: NCAA March Madness 2017
(357 - 6:17pm, Mar 29)
Last: Like Flies On Sherbert

NewsblogMLB’s all 25-and-under team: Who are the best young players in baseball? | For The Win
(31 - 6:11pm, Mar 29)
Last: cardsfanboy

Gonfalon CubsCleaning up on loose ends
(17 - 6:03pm, Mar 29)
Last: Andere Richtingen

NewsblogStatcast says Miguel Cabrera may be underrated | MLB.com
(2 - 5:56pm, Mar 29)
Last: Walt Davis

NewsblogOT: March-April 2017 Soccer Thread
(194 - 5:55pm, Mar 29)
Last: Sean Forman

NewsblogThe Baseball-Bowling Connection!
(41 - 5:48pm, Mar 29)
Last: cardsfanboy

NewsblogBraves announcers think Tigers OF JaCoby Jones & former NFL WR Jacoby Jones are the same person
(23 - 5:44pm, Mar 29)
Last: Obo

NewsblogAnalytics making impact on clubs | MLB.com
(1 - 5:39pm, Mar 29)
Last: Walt Davis

Page rendered in 0.1620 seconds
47 querie(s) executed