08/04/2013 12:43 am ET | Updated Aug 04, 2013

Fenway Elevator Gets Stuck, Briefly Traps Two Diamondbacks Reporters Who Live Tweet Rescue (PHOTOS)


Two reporters who cover the Arizona Diamondbacks briefly became the story on Saturday night when they were stuck in an elevator at Fenway Park.

Steve Gilbert of and Todd Walsh of Fox Sports Arizona were at Fenway to cover the D-Backs' Interleague tilt with the Sox. Following the home team's 5-2 win, the pair of Arizona media members were on their way back up to the press box from the ground floor when the elevator became stuck, according to The Associated Press.

Not letting their predicament get in the way of a good scoop, Gilbert and Walsh decided to live tweet their situation and eventual rescue. Based on the timestamps of their tweets, the entire misadventure lasted approximately 30 minutes.


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