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The Blue Jays Have a Homophobia Problem. How Do We Fix It?

2 months agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

There is an institutional responsibility to address the culture of toxic masculinity in the wake of Kevin Pillar's anti-gay slur. Back in 2012, then Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Yunel Escobar was suspended for three games. He had appeared...Show More Summary

The Blue Jays called up outfield prospect Anthony Alford, but will he stick?

Injuries and the brief suspension of Kevin Pillar have created a need in the Toronto outfield

Braves Bean Jose Bautista in First At-Bat After Controversial Bat Flip (Video)

2 months agoSports : Total Pro Sports

The benches cleared not once but twice between the Toronto Blue Jays and Atlanta Braves on Wednesday. The first time was when Toronto center fielder Kevin Pillar yelled a homophobic slur at Atlanta pitcher Jason Motte. The second time was after Toronto slugger Jose Bautista flipped his bat and gave Atlanta pitcher Eric O’Flaherty the […]

Player yells gay slur at Atlanta Braves pitcher

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Project Q

Kevin Pillar received a public smackdown after the Toronto Blue Jays center fielder yelled a gay slur at an Atlanta Braves pitcher during an already tense game at SunTrust Park on Wednesday.

Kevin Pillar Suspended Two Games For Using Homophobic Slur

2 months agoSports : Deadspin

MLB announced yesterday that it was investigating whether Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar called Braves pitcher Jason Motte a “fag” or “faggot” during Tuesday night’s game. The Blue Jays, perhaps in an attempt to get out ahead of any punishment from the league, have since suspended Pillar for two games. Read more...

Blue Jays Center Fielder Kevin Pillar Suspended For Yelling ‘Fag’ at Braves Pitcher: VIDEO

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Toronto Blue Jays center fielder Kevin Pillar has been suspended for two games after yelling an anti-gay slur at Braves pitcher Jason Motte. Following his suspension, Pillar apologized, saying he was “completely and utterly embarrassed”...Show More Summary

Kevin Pillar: Toronto Blue Jays Center Fielder Banned for Homophobic Slur

2 months agoNews : Newsweek: US

The player directed the insult at Atlanta Braves pitcher Jason Motte.

Blue Jays suspend Kevin Pillar two games over his use of homosexual slur

The Blue Jays center fielder could be seen angrily saying it in the direction of another player Wednesday

Blue Jays suspend Kevin Pillar 2 games for homophobic slur

The Jays’ outfielder directed a homophobic slur at an opposing pitcher, and while he apologized, he’s also suspended. Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar has been suspended two games by his team for using a homophobic slur against the Braves’ Jason Motte on Wednesday, according to Shi Davidi. Show More Summary

Blue Jays suspend Kevin Pillar two games for homophobic slur

2 months agoNews : USAToday: News

Kevin Pillar was suspended for yelling a homophobic slur at Braves pitcher Jason Motte.        

Toronto center fielder Kevin Pillar apologizes for using anti-gay slur

Toronto Blue Jays center fielder Kevin Pillar has apologized for using an anti-gay slur against an opponent, which could lead to disciplinary action from Major League Baseball. Pillar was angry at Braves pitcher Jason Motte for allegedly quick-pitching him to get a strikeout that ended the seventh...

Blue Jays' Pillar apologizes for homophobic slur

2 months agoLifestyle / Fashion : AOL: Style

TORONTO (Reuters) - Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar apologized on Thursday for directing a homophobic slur towards an Atlanta Braves pitcher during Wednesday's game that has led to an investigation by Major League Baseball. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments

Blue Jays' Kevin Pillar Appears To Yell Homophobic Slur At Pitcher

Toronto Blue Jays batter Kevin Pillar appeared to yell a homophobic slur at Atlanta Braves pitcher Jason Motte on Wednesday. Major League Baseball confirmed to news outlets that it is investigating the incident. Pillar had just struck...Show More Summary

Blue Jays' Kevin Pillar Apologizes For Gay Slur, 'Not Who I Am'

2 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : TMZ.com

Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar is apologizing for using the homophobic f-word in a verbal attack on a Braves pitcher during Wednesday's game... saying, "This is not who I am." Pillar mouthed the word to Jason Motte after he struck out…

MLB Is Investigating Kevin Pillar's Apparent Homophobic Slur Toward Opposing Pitcher

2 months agoSports : Deadspin

Last night, Blue Jays center fielder Kevin Pillar appeared to have called Braves reliever Jason Motte a “fag” or “faggot” after Motte quick-pitched him to strike him out swinging and end the seventh inning. Read more...

MLB investigating Kevin Pillar’s outburst during eventful Blue Jays-Braves game

2 months agoSports : The Early Lead

What didn’t happen during the Braves’ 8-4 win over the Blue Jays on Wednesday night? To start, Braves first baseman and National League home run leader Freddie Freeman left the game in the fifth inning after he was hit on the left hand by a pitch from Blue Jays reliever Aaron Loup. Freddie Freeman leaves […]

Blue JaysKevin Pillar Calls Atlanta Braves Pitcher a ‘Fag’ After Striking Out: WATCH

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Toronto Blue Jays center fielder Kevin Pillar called Atlanta Braves pitcher Jason Motte a “fag” from home plate after Motte struck him out during the seventh inning during Wednesday’s game. Wrote CBS Sports: “You didn’t… Read The post Blue JaysKevin Pillar Calls Atlanta Braves Pitcher a ‘Fag’ After Striking Out: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.

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