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Donald Salvesen, who watched a marriage proposal rejection in front of a stadium of people at a minor league baseball game in New Britain, Conn., tweeted, "At the #rockcats game and we witnessed a rejected, on field marriage proposal. The crowd gasped, the players were laughing as the girl ran off humiliated. Very bizarre moment." The proposal was later revealed to be a hoax by the team. (YouTube)

Donald Salvesen, who watched a marriage proposal rejection in front of a stadium of people at a minor league baseball game in New Britain, Conn., tweeted, "At the #rockcats game and we witnessed a rejected, on field marriage proposal. The crowd gasped, the players were laughing as the girl ran off humiliated. Very bizarre moment." The proposal was later revealed to be a hoax by the team. (YouTube)

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