I am here inaugurating a new series where we’ll comment on the worst behavior by baseball fans throughout the country. I’m sure we’ll have occasion to comment on our own behavior from time to time … and we WILL keep score. Perhaps I’ll send a copy of the latest Babe Ruth book to the public library of the city whose fans attract the most comment.
Today’s award (the inaugural award, as I said) goes to the fans of the Philadelphia Phillies who attended last night’s game in Washington, D.C. between the Phils and the Nationals.
I’m fine with fans heading to opposing ballparks to see their favorite team play as the visitors. But it seems that these fans were not in D.C. to support their Fighting Phils. No, it seems that these particular fans had traveled to Nationals Park to boo Jayson Werth. Which is pathetic.
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