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This video of lightning flashing near Comerica Park during the Pirates-Tigers game is breathtaking

Some visuals don't need much in terms of explanation. So just watch this video of lightning flashing in the skies above Comerica Park on Wednesday night:

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It's electric.⚡

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OK, some details: The game, which the Tigers lost to the Pirates, 3-2, was played under the threat of a nearby storm, which was clearly an accurate weather prognosis considering the evening's precipitation and that scene above.

But wow, that lightning.