Even LeBron Fans Are Hated In Cleveland

GackSports.comContributor IJuly 29, 2010

CLEVELAND - JULY 28: A fan wearing a LeBron James Miami Heat jersey at a Cleveland Indians game is escorted out of the ballpark by police while playing the New York Yankees on July 28, 2010 at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
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If anything can say how much LeBron James is hated in Cleveland it’s this: Last night at a Cleveland Indians baseball game, a fan wearing a Miami Heat LeBron jersey had to be escorted out of the stadium after he became the victim of jeering from several hundred fans.

Here’s a word of advice to anyone visiting Cleveland: Don’t wearing anything associated with LeBron. You will get mobbed.

It’s a shame, really, that the folks in Cleveland can’t act more appropriately. Reports say that even the ejected fan’s girlfriend was shoved to the ground. I mean, really? If what went down at Progressive Field last night is any indication of what people in Cleveland are like, I can see why LeBron decided to leave.

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