08/12/2013 01:19 am ET | Updated Aug 12, 2013

Adam Jones: Banana Thrown 'Towards My Direction' At AT&T Park

Following the Orioles' 10-2 win over the Giants on Sunday, Baltimore All-Star Adam Jones went on Twitter and claimed that someone at AT&T Park threw a banana in his direction.

I want to thank whatever slapdick threw that banana towards my direction in CF in the last inning. Way to show ur class u jackass.

— Adam Jones (@SimplyAJ10) August 11, 2013

Later on Sunday evening, Jones tweeted that some people were defending the alleged banana thrower and that the incident might make him quit social media.

I love how some ppl are defending the actions by someone today. Shows how u really are also. All good wit me. I just #StayHungry

— Adam Jones (@SimplyAJ10) August 12, 2013

Good chance this means I get off social media soon

— Adam Jones (@SimplyAJ10) August 12, 2013

According to the Baltimore Sun, Jones didn't say anything about the incident during postgame interviews.

UPDATE 3:47 p.m. ET: The San Francisco Giants apologized to Adam Jones in a statement issued on Monday, USA Today Sports reports.

UPDATE: 8:30 p.m ET: A 42-year-old man came forward to the San Jose Mercury News and admitted to throwing a banana. He said he threw it in frustration toward the Giants.


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