The Charleston River Dogs, a minor-league baseball team in South Carolina reached an attendance record on Tuesday, so one lucky fan received a car.
Well, lucky may not be the right word.
The River Dogs passed 285,000 for attendance on the season, so the fan received a 1998 Honda Civic with 285,000 miles on it.
If it sounds like a crazy stunt that say, Bill Murray, would pull off, you’re right.
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Murray is part owner of the River Dogs and their official Director of Fun. This is from their web site:
This is the prize in question. It looks like the car that fans were vying for was in pretty good shape:
Murray, who is a friend of this blog (OK, I’m assuming that), even awarded the fan the “prize:”
You know what? You really can’t beat fun at the ol’ ballpark.