29 Apr '15, 11pm

latimespast: The Baltimore Orioles played a strange baseball...

latimespast: The Baltimore Orioles played a strange baseball...

The Baltimore Orioles played a strange baseball game today . On the field, the home team defeated the Chicago White Sox, 8-2. But around the field – where Camden Yards fans should have been cheering for a home run, drowning out the umpire’s ball and strike calls, shouting “O!” during the national anthem and singing “Thank God I’m a Country Boy” during the seventh-inning stretch – was silence. Unrest in the city caused the game to be played in a stadium closed to the public . In Los Angeles, in August 1965, Dodger Stadium was several miles removed from the Watts riots and was not closed, but the violence still affected the team and the fans. Wednesday, Aug. 11, 1965: The Dodgers are locked in a tough National League pennant race with San Francisco and Milwaukee. With Don Drysdale on the mound – and the Giants rained out – the Dodgers defeat the Mets, 1-0, sweeping the serie...

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