The Toronto Blue Jays have suspended center fielder Kevin Pillar for using of a homophobic slur directed at Atlanta Braves reliever Jason Motte.
Pillar was handed a two game suspension for calling Motte a “faggot” during last night’s match against the Atlanta Braves, according to reports.
The Star reports:
The benches clear in Atlanta after Kevin Pillar takes exception to Jason Motte's quick pitch in the top of the 7th inning!!! pic.twitter.com/fcwxtUWuYL
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