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Saturday Night Live spoofs Orioles empty-stadium game

It was bound to happen. With the worst presumably over and the spectacle of an empty-stadium baseball game now days behind us, Baltimore’s plight over the last week was given the once-over by Saturday Night Live. It was quite funny. In the four-minute long skit, Taran Killam played Jim Palmer, and Keenan Thompson did his best Frank Robinson impression (I think), and Scarlett Johansson brought back former Orioles reporter Amber Theoharis. The skit outlined the discomfort of the day with reference’s to the city’s unrest surrounding the death of Freddie Gray and its impact on what proved to be a sad spectacle of a baseball game. There were plenty of jokes —...