Originally written on NESN.com  |  Last updated 9/17/12

The Toronto Blue Jays are weighing in on the controversy surrounding shortstop Yunel Escobar and his homophobic eye black, and they are not happy. After word of Escobar's eye black that had a gay slur written on it began circulating, the league announced that it was investigating the matter. Now, the Blue Jays have released a statement on the matter. "The Toronto Blue Jays do not support discrimination of any kind nor condone the message displayed by Yunel Escobar during Saturday's game," the team stated on its website. "The club takes this situation seriously and is investigating the matter." The...

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