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Free admission offered to groups Rocker insulted
|ESPN.com news services|
The Butte (Montana) Copper Kings announced Wednesday that July 7 will be Rocker Awareness Day. The special promotion is centered on Atlanta Braves reliever John Rocker and his infamous statements made during the offseason about New Yorkers, minorities and foreigners. The Copper Kings will offer free admission for their Advanced Pioneer League game against the Idaho Falls Padres to anyone who:
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