Anthony Rizzo Had Wrigley Field Roaring for his 14-Pitch At-Bat *BEFORE* He Tied the Game With a Home Run

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Anthony Rizzo Had Wrigley Field Roaring for his 14-Pitch At-Bat *BEFORE* He Tied the Game With a Home Run

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14 pitches, 10 foul balls, 9 with two strikes.

That’s how long Anthony Rizzo’s at-bat was in the sixth inning. And although it ended in a home run that made the 100% capacity crowd at Wrigley Field erupt with applause, they were absolutely roaring for every pitch he spoiled before that. It was truly such an unbelievable performance and moment.

Oh, and it completed the comeback the Cubs began an inning earlier, make it a tie ballgame!

That was one of the loudest moments at Wrigley Field in two years. So amazing. And historic:



Author: Michael Cerami

Michael Cerami covers the Chicago Cubs, Bears, and Bulls at Bleacher Nation. You can find him on Twitter @Michael_Cerami