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Irony of the week: Monday afternoon the Minnesota Twins opened their wonderful new ballpark, a ballpark their owners had whined, bitched, fought and threatened for almost since Camden Yards ignited the frenzy for new stadiums in 1992. Later that day, the Baltimore Orioles drew the smallest crowd in the history of their stadium, 9,129. That's fewer fans than even the Pittsburgh Pirates drew one day last week and less than the San Francisco Giants averaged for their Cactus League games.
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