Adam Jones RUMORS & NEWS

  • Adam Jones: How am I supposed to talk to my son about Fenway incident?

    The Player's Tribune "This is not just about Fenway. This is not just about one drunk guy. This is not just about Major League Baseball. For me, this is about my three-year-old son. He doesn’t know everything that happened a few weeks ago in Boston, but he knows enough. He knows that somebody threw a bag of..." May 19

  • Adam Jones donates $20K to Negro Leagues Museum, fires back at Schilling

    CBS Sports "Earlier this month, Orioles center fielder Adam Jones spoke out after being berated by racist taunts at Fenway Park in Boston. He even had a bag of peanuts thrown at him. Other players have since said they hear racist taunts at Fenway as well. Over the weekend, while the Orioles were in Kansas..." May 17

  • Adam Jones discusses racism and not staying quiet: 'You’ve got to speak out'

    Sporting News "Orioles outfielder Adam Jones made headlines at the beginning of May after he said be was the target of racial slurs at Fenway Park. Now Jones feels he can use his negative — and public — experience as a platform to talk about racial inequalities both within and outside the baseball..." May 16

  • Orioles outfielder Adam Jones donates $20K to Negro Leagues museum

    SI "Baltimore Orioles outfielder Adam Jones donated $20,000 to the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City, Missouri. Jones was the target on racial slurs and had peanuts thrown at him during road game against the Boston Red Sox on May 1. The Orioles are in Kansas City this weekend for a..." May 13

  • Curt Schilling thinks Adam Jones is lying

    Hardball Talk "In the wake of events which unfolded at Fenway Park this week, there have been a lot of people — some in the media, most just random folks on social media — who refuse to take Adam Jones at his word that someone shouted a racial epithet at him. They demand “evidence” that this occurred, without..." May 04

  • Adam Jones will not 'let up' on calls to MLB for tougher rules against racist behavior, agent says

    ESPN "Adam Jones' agent says the Orioles outfielder will not "let up" on his call for Major League Baseball and its teams to eliminate racially intolerant behavior from fans at stadiums. Jones' agent, Nez Balelo, released a statement to Fox Sports on Wednesday, two days after Jones heard racial..." May 03

  • Not All Red Sox Fans Participated in the Standing Ovation For Adam Jones

    The Big Lead "Adam Jones got a standing ovation at Fenway Park on Tuesday night. Just spend 30 seconds on the Internet this morning and you’ll see a headline about it. There are over 51,000 Google News results for “Adam Jones Boston standing ovation,” including one from this very site. No one will be asking..." May 03

  • Major League Baseball issues a statement on the Adam Jones-Boston incident

    Hardball Talk "Commissioner Rob Manfred, Jr. issued the following statement a few minutes ago regarding the incident in Boston last night in which a fan, or perhaps a few fans, hurled racial slurs at Adam Jones: “The racist words and actions directed at Adam Jones at Fenway Park last night are completely..." May 02

  • Albert Breer Wants Proof That Adam Jones Was Recipient of a Racial Slur at Fenway Park

    The Big Lead "Adam Jones said that he was “called the N-word a handful of times” at last night’s game at Fenway Park against the Boston Red Sox. He also said a fan threw a bag of peanuts at him, and that he heard that about 60 people were ejected from the game last night. The Baltimore centerfielder, who was..." May 02

  • Boston mayor says person who taunted Orioles' Adam Jones isn't a fan: 'Nothing but a racist'

    Sporting News "Boston mayor Marty Walsh had some strong comments for the person at Fenway who taunted Orioles outfielder Adam Jones. "Something like this doesn’t belong in sports," Walsh said, via CBS Boston. "I wish we could find out who these people were or who this person was that says this. If they claim..." May 02

  • Orioles' Adam Jones says he was target of racist abuse at Fenway

    ESPN "Orioles center fielder Adam Jones said he was subjected to a slew of N-words and other racist taunts at Fenway Park during Baltimore's game against Boston on Monday night. "A disrespectful fan threw a bag of peanuts at me,'' Jones said, according to USA Today. "I was called the N-word a handful..." May 02