Banana-Tossing Giants Fan Arrested in Jersey


Throwing a banana in the direction of outfielder Adam Jones at AT&T Park may have been one of the least dastardly things that Giants fan Alexander Poulides has done recently.

Poulides claimed he was simply throwing a banana in frustration of the Giants’ poor performance and that the fruit wasn’t aimed at any player.

Now, according to a report from, Poulides was arrested in New Jersey this past weekend on retail theft and drug charge

The same report notes that he has also been arrested on two occasions in the past for drunk driving and suspicion of drunk driving.

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 The Giants issued an apology on behalf of the franchise to Jones after investigating the matter.

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