eye-3-yellow-3d-2-new-logo philly_kyw_new philly_94wip_new 35h_cbssportsrad_philly philly_wpht_new

Phillies

MLB Player Poll Says Phillies Fans Are The Most Obnoxious

Phillies Fans At PNC Park (credit: Lesley Van Arsdall)

Phillies Fans At PNC Park (credit: Lesley Van Arsdall)

Phillies Central
Shop for Phillies Gear
Buy Phillies Tickets

MLB Scoreboard
MLB Standings
Team STATS
Team Schedule
Team Roster
Team Injuries

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up

By Spike Eskin

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Another day, another story about how terrible the fans in Philadelphia are. Someday we should start taking this as a compliment.

In a poll of 100 MLB players conducted by Men’s Journal, Philadelphia was “crowned the city with the most obnoxious fans.” One player who took the poll mentioned that Philadelphia fans “boo their own players.” The poll was conducted to find out who the most hated player in baseball is (A.J. Pierzynski won that honor).

Of course, this comes a day after some fans in Clearwater booed Chase Utley during his final at-bat at his rehab appearance in Clearwater yesterday.

The entire poll will be revealed in the new issue of Men’s Journal, set to debut on June 15th. No word on whether snowballs and Santa Claus will be mentioned.

Top Content On CBSPhilly

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 32,468 other followers