Nothing to fear at the ol' ballpark

Don't be alarmed by the recent incidents of fan violence. You're safe at the stadium.

Originally Published: August 25, 2011
By Roy S. Johnson | Special to ESPN.com

I'm not scared. And neither should you be.

Despite the tragedies involving attacks on fans that occurred at baseball and football stadiums in recent months, nothing scares me about going to a game these days.

Well, nothing except the price of my ticket.

Understandably, the San Francisco 49ers and Oakland Raiders are reacting aggressively to the senseless -- and yes, scary -- shooting of two people in the parking lot outside their preseason game at Candlestick Park last ...

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