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Orioles' crowd noise drill draws a noise complaint
Orioles' crowd noise drill draws a noise complaint

How loud was it during the crowd-noise-enhanced popup drills at Ed Smith Stadium on Friday? The stadium speakers blasting the recorded reaction to Delmon Young’s dramatic base-loaded double in last year’s American League Division Series at Camden Yards were so loud the Orioles got a noise complaint from someone living in the apartment complex on the far side of the facility. “Wait until we do it at night,’’ quipped manager Buck Showalter, who stole a page from the NFL practice manual to simulate game conditions while infielders and outfielders tried to communicate as they tracked shallow fly balls. The neighbors are going to have to put up with it a few...

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