Rocky was a big baseball fan. He lived
Philadelphia, but was originally from Los Angeles. He
sure to go watch the Dodgers every time
played the Phillies. Rocky will never forget the
game he saw at Citizen's Bank Ballpark, which
where the Phillies play.
It started off as
normal game for Rocky. He sat out in
stands with his girlfriend. He was fully dressed
a Dodgers fan. He had a Dodgers hat,
, and shirt. As the game came to the
inning, which is the seventh inning stretch and
starts singing "Take me out to the Ballpark,"
noticed that the Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett had
pitching a no-hitter. A no-hitter is when a
doesn't allow a player on the other team
get a hit. Rocky got excited, because he
would have thought he would see a no-hitter,
the Dodgers pitch a no-hitter.
Rocky was holding
to his beer, but he wasn't drinking it.
was watching the baseball game very closely. His
would talk, but he wouldn't listen. As Beckett
the final pitch, Rocky held his breath. He
that it was a strike and jumped out
his chair. He even spilled some of his
on his girlfriend, but she didn't care. She
happy as well. Rocky was thrilled. He started
loudly. He celebrated with other Dodger fans that
there and drank the rest of his beer.
he got home, Rocky turned on the television.
put the highlights of the game on ESPN
saw that he had come out on television.
girlfriend saw it and was excited. It was
best ending to the best baseball game he
ever been to.