SAN DIEGO — Social media has been buzzing about the San Diego Padres’ decision to exterminate a swarm of bees that delayed Sunday’s baseball game. The club claims the insects posed a threat to fans and that for the sake of their safety an exterminator was the best solution. However, not everyone agrees.  

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News 8's Shawn Styles spoke to an expert about how the bee removal could have gone differently and why it’s so important to protect the pollinators.