The San Diego Padres probably knew they were in for a Petco Park packed with Boston fans when the Red Sox came to town. They made sure to be prepared.
In the middle of the eighth inning of Sunday’s game, the team began a “Padres Karaoke” singalong of “Sweet Caroline,” the Neil Diamond classic heard at every game at Fenway Park.
The Padres went so far as to show opposing fans singing on the big screen. Many fans, and some reporters, quickly concluded that the Padres were almost ceding ground to their visitors.
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