Cleveland Indians ‘fireworks man’ sets them off for visiting team

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CLEVELAND — Fireworks after the home team hits a homerun is nothing new in baseball. But fireworks after the visiting team hits one? That doesn’t usually happen.

But it did Tuesday night.

The Kansas City Royals were visiting the Cleveland Indians when Alex Rios hit a home run that launched some unintentional fireworks.

The ‘fireworks man’ accidentally set them off. He was only supposed to do it for the home team.

The man seemed embarrassed, visibly so, and the home crowd booed him mercilessly.

The Royals beat the Indians 2-0.