Kevin Pillar apologizes and is suspended for 2 games
Many Toronto Blue Jays fans were shocked while watching last night's baseball game when Kevin Pillar spit out a homophobic slur towards Atlanta Braves pitcher Jason Motte after striking out in the seventh inning.
Pillar issued an apology on Twitter this afternoon.
The Toronto Blue Jays also put out a statement, saying the organization was disappointed with Pillar's behaviour. They have also suspended him for two games.
Statement from the Toronto Blue Jays. pic.twitter.com/ASZuzUM6RM— Blue Jays (@BlueJays) May 18, 2017
At the time of writing, Major League Baseball has yet to announce any additional disciplinary action related to the incident.
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