There’s Rudy, Ricky Bobby and then there’s Celery — a true underdog story.

After 449 career races and 449 straight losses, Celery entered its final race at Coca-Cola Field with more than 16,000 fans packing the ball park to witness history – a victory before retirement.

Could an epic pregame speech help Celery celebrate?

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Yes! After 12 innings of anticipation the “Wings, Celery and Cheese” race finally arrived and fans were able to celebrate a victory with Celery — its first, last and only win in the WCC race.

Career record: 1-449.