A banner reading “Racism is as American as baseball” was unfurled over the Green Monster at the Boston Red Sox’s Fenway Park Wednesday.
The banner was only up on the famed green wall for a few minutes before security confiscated it and removed the people responsible for displaying it, according to Deadspin.
“During the 4th inning of tonight’s game, four fans unfurled a banner over the left field wall in violation of the club’s policy prohibiting signs of any kind to be hung or affixed to the ballpark. The individuals involved were escorted out of Fenway Park,” a statement from the team read. Read more at The Hill.