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Self-Serve Beer Has Come to MLB

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Next thing you know you'll be able to make your own pizza pie.

Patrons at Target Field, home stadium of the Minnesota Twins, can now serve themselves at a couple of beer machines set up on the concourse.

According to the Minnesota Star Tribune, fans can walk up to a machine and select from Bud, Bud Light, Shock Top, and Goose Island 312 Urban Pale Ale. The products are all part of the Anheuser-Busch InBev portfolio, which has a sponsorship deal with MLB through 2018.

As is to be expected, there are limits to the amount of beer fans can serve themselves. Customers must buy a card from a concession worker before using the machine. That worker checks ID, and the card can then be used to tap 48 ounces every 15 minutes. That's a lot of beer, though ballpark employees reserve the right to cut someone off if they feel they are too intoxicated.

h/t USA Today.

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