It was a scene that may make Roy Hobbs blush.
Followers on the Philadelphia Phillies residence sport in opposition to the Los Angeles Dodgers had been handled to a lightweight present Wednesday night time as a storm system swept by means of the town.
Blake Harris, a reporter who covers the Dodgers for TrueBlueLa.com, posted a slow-motion video on Twitter that confirmed a lightning bolt attain throughout the night time sky just like the tentacles of an octopus. Harris informed Fox Information that the video was from the Spectrum SportsNet LA broadcast.
“Spectacular sluggish movement lightning video from the @Phillies sport tonight!” Cecily Tynan, the chief meteorologist for Motion Information, tweeted.
Fox 29 reported that a lot of the area was underneath a Extreme Thunderstorm Watch till 9 p.m. The Dodgers went on to defeat the Phillies, 8-2, after benefiting from two residence runs from Cody Bellinger.