Matthew Hernandez

Baltimore's Orioles play to no fans.

Due to the recent riots in Baltimore, Maryland the Baltimore Orioles were forced not to let any fans in to their game on April, 29th of 2015.

In the late 1700's English colonist in America felt mistreated and abused. Britain was taxing many things in the colonies. This led to the Boston Tea party in which many rebellious men threw tea off a British ship. Afterwards the King of Britain put forth the Intolerable acts which punished the rebels. This relates to the Orioles' situation because after many citizens rebelled they were punished by losing the privilege of watching a baseball game. It also is related to Shay's rebellion, a series of protests against tax collections.The citizens of Baltimore are protesting against the the way an incarcerated and died. he sustained fatal injuries and later died.

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