Orioles Fan Booted From Spring Training Game For Yelling Racist Comments At B.J. Upton

In his updated account of today's big Spring Training matchup between Tampa and Baltimore, Marc Topkin of the St. Petersburg Times noted that Rays Manager Joe Maddon "had a fan - who was in in Orioles jersey - removed from the stadium after he was making racist comments about B.J. Upton." »3/20/11 5:30pm3/20/11 5:30pm

Scoop Jackson's Column Continues to Offend; Jason Whitlock Demands Swift Editorial Execution

Scoop Jackson has once again sparked the ire of, oh, lots of people with this latest ESPN2 column about the Tampa Bay Rays' B.J. Upton »10/16/08 3:00pm10/16/08 3:00pm. In it, Jackson praises Upton as the one MLB player who can "bring the game back to the hood" while using some undermining and preposterous logic to substantiate his point. Observe: …