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The city of Boston exhaled a sigh of relief Friday with the news of an arrest in the Boston Marathon case, and that emotion reverberated around the nation as well. Several ongoing major league games reacted to the news of the arrest, with New York and Texas leading the way. Fans at Citi Field reportedly broke out into spontaneous cheers of “USA! USA!” during the Mets’ game after news of the arrest was shown at the ballpark. Citi Field crowd chants "USA! USA!" during Nats-Mets game when it's announced that authorities apprehended the second bombing suspect.— John Ourand (@Ourand_SBJ) April 20, 2013 Similarly, Rangers Ballpark played “Sweet Caroline” when the news broke, in a nod to Fenway Park’s unofficial anthem. At Rangers Ballpark, they just announced to the crowd that Suspect 2 is in custody in Boston. Then played Sweet Caroline.— Joe McCann (@JoeMcCann3) April 20, 2013 The outpouring of emotion continues a similar trend from MLB, as many teams aroun...
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