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Cat Runs Around The Field At Yankee Stadium To The Delight Of Fans

A MARTINEZ, HOST:

Good morning. I'm A Martinez. A fan running onto the field during a game is usually frowned upon, unless you're a cat.

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UNIDENTIFIED CROWD: (Chanting) MVP, MVP, MVP.

MARTINEZ: That was the scene at Yankee Stadium yesterday as the home team hosted the Baltimore Orioles. The unticketed kitty was a welcome distraction for Yankee fans while their team was losing the game by 6. The speedy cat evaded the grounds crew before finally being corralled in left field. It's MORNING EDITION. Transcript provided by NPR, Copyright NPR.