The clip confirmed a Yankees fan heckling the Guardians as personnel tended to injured outfielder Steven Kwan in proper subject at Yankee Stadium on Saturday.
“Keep down, boy,” the fan will be heard yelling, though it’s unclear whom he’s addressing. He then appeared to repeatedly goad the opposite Guardians outfielders, Oscar Mercado and Myles Straw, to “get mad.”
Straw took the bait and climbed the outfield wall, telling the fan to his face: “Hit me, motherfucker.”
Later, after Straw and Mercado tried to chase down what turned out to be the game-winning hit by the Yankees’ Gleyber Torres, followers pelted the 2 with particles and it saved coming. Even an umpire bought hit whereas attempting to intervene.
“Worst fan base on the planet,” Straw mentioned afterward.
The Yankees beefed up safety for Sunday’s recreation.
As of the weekend, no spectators had been disciplined, the New York Post reported. As a result of the incident unfolded as many had been leaving the stadium, figuring out the offenders was troublesome, the workforce advised the tabloid.