Saturday afternoon was a pleasant second for the Yankees. Not a lot for Yankees fans.
Spectators in the fitting area bleachers showered the warning observe with trash and empty beer cans thrown within the path of Guardians proper fielder Oscar Mercado following Gleyber Torres’ walk-off hit at Yankees Stadium. One projectile even hit an umpire making an attempt to settle the scene down.
The ugly scene resulted in Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton, amongst different Yankees, taking a break from celebrating the 5-4 victory to attempt calming issues down.
“Brutal,” Guardians heart fielder Myles Straw instructed reporters. “Worst fan base on the planet.”
The rigidity started after Isiah Kiner-Falefa hit a double to left to tie the rating within the ninth inning. Left fielder Steven Kwan had gone down with an harm that he incurred whereas banging into the wall on the play. Straw climbed up the left area wall to confront a fan after that play.
“Obviously there’s no place for throwing stuff on the sphere,” Yankees supervisor Aaron Boone instructed reporters. “Obviously we actually don’t wish to put anyone at risk. Love the depth, however can’t be throwing stuff out on the sphere.”
“That can’t occur,” Kiner-Falefa stated. “I like the fans, love the environment, however we win with class.”
Guardians supervisor Terry Francona additionally weighed on what transpired within the outfield.
“Myles was kinda sticking up for his teammate. Kid’s on the market bleeding, checking him for a concussion,” Francona stated, per Bally Sports Cleveland. “I simply assume in all probability feelings received somewhat uncontrolled. Regardless, I don’t assume folks can throw stuff at our gamers on the sphere. That’s by no means gonna be OK.”
The scene appeared to relax comparatively rapidly.
The 5-4 comeback win was the second straight for the Yankees.