A San Francisco Giants fan has apologized for throwing a banana during Sunday's game against Baltimore, claiming that it was not a racially motivated insult to Orioles star Adam Jones.
Baltimore Orioles centerfielder Adam Jones takes to Twitter saying San Francisco Giants fan threw a banana at him Sunday.
With 5 percent of the season in the books, Buster Olney takes a look at a few big surprises (Kansas City's hot start at the plate) and a few not-so-big surprises (Baltimore's 1-8 record). Plus, is racism really keeping Jermaine Dye out of baseball?
In USA Today, Torii Hunter claimed race plays a factor in how Barry Bonds is being portrayed in the media and pursued by steroid allegations and investigations.
Barry Bonds is open to ending his career in the American League as a designated hitter -- just not in Boston.