Giants' Oracle Park Photographed Under Orange Sky Amid Regional Wildfires

Joseph Zucker@@JosephZuckerFeatured ColumnistSeptember 9, 2020

The San Francisco Giants play against the Arizona Diamondbacks in Oracle Park during the fourth inning of a baseball game in San Francisco, Saturday, Aug. 22, 2020. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)
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Oracle Park in San Francisco looked like it was hosting a night game Wednesday morning.

California is one of a handful of states in the Western United States attempting to curtail the spread of wildfires. Smoke from the fires has created surreal scenes, and the sky in San Francisco turned orange.

KNBR shared a photo from outside the San Francisco Giants' stadium:


Oracle Park at 10:29 AM https://t.co/B264VSJZb3

While it didn't completely block out the sun, the haze made for some shocking visuals:


Footage captures San Francisco shrouded in darkness, as wildfires rage across the state. https://t.co/ftaESuXDjb https://t.co/Vkh6wyHteD

Jessica Christian @jachristian

Eli Harik wears a mask while gazing at the Bay Bridge and heavy orange skies due to nearby wildfires hanging over San Francisco on Wednesday, September 9 @sfchronicle https://t.co/B2wahjkeRw

David Ingram @David_Ingram

Good morning, San Francisco https://t.co/KFNrBOAg4t

The Giants are scheduled to host the Seattle Mariners at 9:45 p.m. ET Wednesday.


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