Don’t they lock the doors?
Police in Boston are investigating after two men walked onto the field at an empty Fenway Park in the middle of the night earlier this month.
In a since-deleted TikTok video, the pair are seen walking onto the snow-covered playing surface at the famed baseball stadium.
“We are on the baseball field at Fenway Park,” the guy holding the camera says. “I don’t see anyone. I mean, I’m kind of messed up, so I can’t really tell.”
The guys then proceed to play some pantomime baseball. (One of them starts taking his swings from the pitcher’s mound and has to be reminded by the other where home plate is, so they must not be big baseball fans.)
A team spokesperson told the Boston Globe that the incident occurred at 1 a.m. on Feb. 7 and that the men eventually fled after being confronted by park security.
“We are actively working with the Boston Police Department to identify the suspects,” the team statement read. “The Red Sox take matters of security very seriously and are constantly working to improve Fenway Park’s comprehensive security systems to prevent future incidents of this nature.”
This is the second time in five months that an unauthorized person has gotten into Fenway. During a game against the Yankees in September, a man climbed a fence to get into the ballpark and stood on a catwalk in center field before being arrested.
For one of the men in the video, it might not even be his first time trespassing at a stadium. The TikTok video was posted by a person named Radek Jaster, whose bio mentions an interest in “urban exploration.” An Instagram account belonging to a person of the same name features dozens of photos and videos taken in various derelict locations, including Washington D.C.’s shuttered RFK Stadium.
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