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Posted on: May 09, 2015 at 05:28
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SAN FRANCISCO –  San Francisco has become the first city in the nation to outlaw chewing tobacco from its playing fields, including AT&T Park, home to the San Francisco Giants. Players and the manager of the team expressed support for the ordinance signed into law by Mayor Ed Lee on Friday but also concern about breaking the chewing habit. The ordinance, which will take effect Jan. 1, prohibits the use of smokeless tobacco at athletic venues, specifically singling out baseball, which has a long history of players masticating and spitting tobacco juice in view of children who worship them. NOTE: With all that is wrong in San Francisco we are glad the mayor has focused on spitting at the ball yard. 

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