Sellouts for October baseball, like this huge crowd in Gerrit Cole's debut, are in PNC Park's future. (Photo Credit: David Hague)
SAN FRANCISCO -- As the Pirates went in front of the sold-out home of the defending World Champions to grab a five-run victory, the thermometer ended on a temperature closer to 50 degrees than 70.
No, it's not October. It's just August at AT&T Park.
San Francisco's AT&T Park has seen full crowds and two World Championships the last three years.
This park in San Francisco has hosted 230 consecutive sellouts and Pittsburgh is still plugging away at surpassing PNC Park's record of 19 total sellouts from the 2001 opening season (there have been 15 sellouts so far). Still, the well-known boisterous atmosphere by the Bay packed with attentive fans ...
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