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Arizona immigration law protesters run onto field, arrested
Posted By James Kwasnik On July 31, 2010 @ 4:41 pm In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled
In case you were wondering what the disruption on the field was in last night’s game against the Diamondbacks…
NEW YORK (AP) – Two men carrying Mexican flags in protest of Arizona’s immigration law ran into the outfield during the seventh inning of the New York Mets’ game against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night at Citi Field.
The men were apprehended by security fairly quickly without much incident.
Prior to the game, about 40 people across the street from the ballpark chanted “Oppose racism!” and “Boycott Arizona!”
Others stationed closer to the subway exit handed out leaflets that requested Major League Baseball move next year’s All-Star game out of Phoenix.
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