A game with no fans

Camden Yards ballpark is seen without fans in this aerial image as a Baltimore Orioles player, races towards home plate during the team's baseball game against the Chicago White Sox in Baltimore on April 29, 2015.
It is the first time in Major League Baseball history that a game was played in an empty ballpark. The reason the Baltimore Orioles had this dubious honor was due to the riots going on in the city. REUTERS/Adrees Latif [23 photos total]

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Camden Yards ballpark is seen without fans in this aerial image as a Baltimore Orioles player, wearing a white colored uniform, races towards home plate during the team's baseball game against the Chicago White Sox in Baltimore, Maryland April 29, 2015. In a first for Major League Baseball, the Baltimore Orioles hosted the Chicago White Sox in a stadium closed to fans as Baltimore copes with some of the worst U.S. urban rioting in years. (REUTERS/Adrees Latif) #
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The inside of Camden Yards ballpark is seen empty before the start of the Baltimore Orioles against Chicago White Sox game in Baltimore. (REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton) #
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The lineup board for the Baltimore Orioles against Chicago White Sox game is seen at Camden Yards. (REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton) #
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People watch a baseball game at Camden Yards ballpark as the Baltimore Orioles play the Chicago White Sox. (REUTERS/Eric Thayer) #
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Fans sit outside Camden Yards ballpark before the start of the Baltimore Orioles against Chicago White Sox. (REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton) #
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Camden Yards ballpark sits empty of fans during the Baltimore Orioles against Chicago White Sox game in Baltimore, April 29, 2015. (REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton) #
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Players are seen on the field at Camden Yards ballpark during the Baltimore Orioles against Chicago White Sox game. (REUTERS/Eric Thayer) #
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Empty ticket windows are seen at Camden Yards ballpark before the start of the game, April 29, 2015. (REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton) #
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Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez pitches to Chicago White Sox center fielder Adam Eaton during the top of the first inning. Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports #
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A Chicago White Sox outfielder stands during their American League baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards in Baltimore, April 29, 2015. (REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton) #
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A Chicago White Sox outfielder throws the ball during American League baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards, April 29, 2015. (REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton) #
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A Baltimore Orioles player stands in the dugout and looks at empty seats before the start of their game against the Chicago White Sox at Camden Yards, April 29, 2015. (REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton) #
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The Baltimore Orioles against Chicago White Sox American League baseball game is seen televised at an empty bar inside Camden Yards, April 29, 2015. (REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton) #
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Relief pitchers sit in the bullpen at Camden Yards ballpark in Baltimore, April 29, 2015. (REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton) #
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Camden Yards ballpark is seen without fans in this aerial image as the Baltimore Orioles play the Chicago White Sox, April 29, 2015. (REUTERS/Adrees Latif) #
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People watch the Baltimore Orioles play the Chicago White Sox at Camden Yards, April 29, 2015. (REUTERS/Eric Thayer) #
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A Baltimore Orioles ball girl stands between innings, April 29, 2015. (REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton) #
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Baltimore Orioles outfielders react after defeating Chicago White Sox 8-2 at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports #
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Camden Yards ballpark is seen without fans in this aerial image as the Baltimore Orioles play the Chicago White Sox, April 29, 2015. (REUTERS/Adrees Latif) #
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People the Baltimore Orioles play the Chicago White Sox at Camden Yards, April 29, 2015. (REUTERS/Eric Thayer) #
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Police stand outside Oriole Park at Camden Yards before the Chicago White Sox and Baltimore Orioles game. Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports #
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The Baltimore Orioles play the Chicago White Sox at Camden Yards, April 29, 2015. (REUTERS/Eric Thayer) #
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People watch the Baltimore Orioles play the Chicago White Sox at Camden Yards, April 29, 2015. (REUTERS/Eric Thayer) #

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