Local sports team helping many catch 'em all on Pokemon Go

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Pokemon Go is an augmented reality game that anyone can play through a free app (WTVD)

A local sports team is helping many catch 'em all Tuesday as the Pokemon Go craze takes hold in the Triangle.

The game is so popular, the Durham Bulls are opening up their field from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. so people can catch the Pokemon that are located at the ballpark.

Tickets for the event are $5 and the money goes to benefit Second Chance Pet Adoptions.

The Bulls said they realized Pokemon were out there when players were walking out while staring at their phones.
Pokemon Go is an augmented reality game that anyone can play through a free app you can download for Apple and Android devices. The game challenges users to walk around and explore in the real world, to find digital Pokemon.

The app uses your phones camera to make it look like there are Pokemon throughout the real world and its how people are taking pictures.

Read more about how the phenomenon is impacting the Triangle here - RELATED: Pokemon Go craze hits the Triangle. Here's what you need to know.

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