• "Dear Drunk Guy": Brandon Phillips Gives Signed Ball To Heckler

    Summary of 2 articles · Updated Jun 20, 2014
    Brandon Phillips had a fantastic way of dealing with a drunk heckler earlier Wednesday night when his Cincinnati Reds were playing in Pittsburgh against the Pirates. Rather than ignoring the heckler as pro athletes usually do, Phillips had some fun and seems to have even won over the heckler's family. The drunk heckler's brother posted an account of the run-in on Reddit, fully admitting his brother was drunk and heckling Phillips. He managed to both mock the heckler and reward him so he comes off looking like the bigger man, but still gets a jab in. You gotta give it to Phillips here. According to him, Phillips even looked over and chuckled at one point. Rain delay in the 7th inning, but afterwards, he got started on Brandon Phillips.
    Source: deadspin.com
    • Brandon Phillips gives drunk Pittsburgh heckler a signed ball that says 'shut up'

      Brandon Phillips had a fantastic way of dealing with a drunk heckler earlier Wednesday night when his Cincinnati Reds were playing in Pittsburgh against the Pirates. He gave the guy a signed ball telling him to shut up (with a couple extra words added) …
      Source: yahoo.com

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