- Baltimore Orioles center fielder Adam Jones had a bag of peanuts thrown at him by a Boston Red Sox fan Monday, during a game in which Jones was also allegedly called a “nigger” multiple times, USA Today reported.
- “A disrespectful fan threw a bag of peanuts at me,” Jones told USA Today, “I was called the N-word a handful of times tonight…
- “I heard there was 59 or 60 ejections tonight in the ballpark. It’s unfortunate that people need to resort to those type of epithets to degrade another human being. I’m trying to make a living for myself and for my family.” Read more (5/2/17)