Unfurled between the third and fourth innings, the banner was confiscated by security personnel after a few minutes, according to Evan Drellich of WEEI, and those holding it were removed from the ballpark.
This marks the second time this season that racism has been a very public issue at Fenway Park. In May, the Red Sox and the mayor of Boston apologized to Baltimore Orioles center fielder Adam Jones after the five-time All-Star said he was “called the n-word a handful of times” during a game.
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