Banana tossed at @SimplyAJ10 during @SFGiants game

Baltimore Orioles player's tweet about incident during ninth inning of Sunday's game at AT&T Park in San Francisco spurs plenty of social media reaction

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  1. #Orioles outfielder #AdamJones tweeted this after he says some threw a banana at him from the stands yesterday. This is considered a racist action. The tweet has been retweeted over 18 hundred times. #Sports #Baltimore #TVNews #WMAR
  2. Baltimore Orioles outfielder Adam Jones commented on the act as soon as he saw it:
  3. The San Francisco Giants issued a statement Monday morning in response:
  4. We were extremely disappointed to learn about the incident involving Adam Jones at AT&T Park yesterday. The Giants have a zero tolerance policy against this type of behavior, which results in immediate ejection from the ballpark. While we have been investigating the matter since we learned of the situation, unfortunately we have been unable to identify the person responsible. We would like to extend our sincerest apologies to Adam and the entire Orioles organization for this unfortunate incident. The inappropriate actions of this individual in no way reflect the values of our organization and our fans.
  5. Word came Monday afternoon:
  6. Most local fans expressed sympathy for Jones and anger toward the thrower: