Red Sox Cancel ‘Racially Insensitive’ David Ortiz Bobblehead Giveaway

The Boston Red Sox were plannning to give out David Ortiz bobbleheads tonight but cancelled after team president Sam Kennedy felt the dolls were racially insensitive.

via The Boston Globe

The Red Sox issued a statement on nixing tonight’s Big Papi bobblehead night.

Props to the Red Sox for nipping this in the butt. Those bobbleheads are truly horrendous.

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