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Situated in the right-field bleachers, John Defacio (left), David Bunten (right) and a man who identified himself as Troyke watch the Mid-Missouri Mavericks play Gateway at Taylor Stadium in Columbia, Mo. The Mavericks, winless so far this season, suffered their 10th consecutive loss. The three men said they decided to attend the game with bags over their heads to show their disappointment. {quote}These are tough times to be a fan,{quote} Defacio said.

Situated in the right-field bleachers, John Defacio (left), David Bunten (right) and a man who identified himself as Troyke watch the Mid-Missouri Mavericks play Gateway at Taylor Stadium in Columbia, Mo. The Mavericks, winless so far this season, suffered their 10th consecutive loss. The three men said they decided to attend the game with bags over their heads to show their disappointment. "These are tough times to be a fan," Defacio said.