Red Sox Beefing Up Security After Racist Threats

As if tensions weren’t already high enough between the Red Sox & Rays this week, some Boston ballplayers now have to worry about racist threats.

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Jeff Horrigan of the BOSTON HERALD reports that security has been beefed up for the Red Sox during their three-game trip to St. Petersburg starting tonight. The reason for the precautions are due to a threatening letter sent to the team that singled out black & Latino players, which also mentions two specific players by name. Read more…