Discussion

Fans evacuated at Rangers game

Updated: May 25, 2011, 10:18 AM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Severe weather forced the Texas Rangers to evacuate fans into the service tunnels under Rangers Ballpark in Arlington as thunderstorms passed over the stadium.

Tuesday's game between the Rangers and Chicago White Sox was stopped at 8:23 p.m. CT by the umpires, who were told an oncoming storm cell was approaching the stadium as lightning flickered all over the sky.

The game finally resumed after a delay of 2 hours, 58 minutes, and few fans were left when the final ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

EDITORS' PICKS

  • Dez Heats Up Fast
    Dez Bryant and cornerback Tyler Patmon scuffled on the Cowboys' second day in pads -- but Tony Romo broke things up, and tempers cooled.

MORE MLB HEADLINES