Originally posted on Diehardsport  |  Last updated 8/20/12
To say that the relationship between baseball players and their fans is temperamental would be an understatement. A pitcher has a bad couple starts or a batter goes through a slump and even the diehard fans can begin to start a ruckus.That being said, prior Sunday’s Cleveland Indian’s game versus the Oakland Athletics, the relationship between fan and player turned sour quick.Responding to a heckling Oakland A’s fan, closer Chris Perez went on the offensive shouting obscenities and even going as far as telling the fan to “Get your dick out of your mouth.”While no physical altercation took place, the damage was done and while we don’t know all the details about what led to this, we do know that during the altercation, the fan never actually swore at Perez. Maybe Perez was having a bad day, who knows? That being said, Perez should expect a letter from Commissioner Selig in the near future.HT: Deadspin
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