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Video: Marlins New Home Run Structure in Action

Mar 26, 2012, 10:29 AM EDT

Video has been found of the Marlins new home run structure in action.

When the Miami Marlins first released plans for the home run structure to be placed in center field of their new ballpark, fans scoffed and mocked the tackiness of it all — marlins on a wheel, moving flamingos, palm trees, colorful arches. But now that video of the structure in action has surfaced, all of that scoffing and mocking is entirely justified. Check out that thing in action! The spraying of water as if to make a splash when the marlin reaches its descent back down is a nice touch. [video below]