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Barry Bremen dies at 64; prankster crashed All-Star games, Emmys
Barry Bremen dies at 64; prankster crashed All-Star games, Emmys

Barry Bremen, a Michigan businessman and incorrigible impostor who fielded pop flies at baseball's 1986 All-Star game, launched warm-up layups at the 1979 NBA All-Star game and bounded on stage to accept actress Betty Thomas' Emmy Award in 1985 has died. He was 64. Bremen died of cancer June 30 in Scottsdale, Ariz., where he lived with his wife, Margo. Beginning in the late 1970s, Bremen made headlines for his gate-crashing stunts, mainly at sporting events. Clad in a New York Mets uniform, he caught the eye of then-Dodger manager Tommy Lasorda before the 1986 All-Star game while shagging balls in the outfield at the Houston Astrodome. "I knew something was up when he...

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