I saw this tweet on Twitter today and I almost didn’t believe it was real.
Today, 103 years ago, Phillies lost in a forfeit because fans distracted NY opponents. Fans then beat the umpire. pic.twitter.com/WieQGSXacv
— Matt Gelb (@MattGelb) August 30, 2016
It was however. Now in this day and age we do have violence and hysterical fans, but I could never imagine seeing a manager beaten after a game like this.