FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — During a baseball game at Central Park June 21, a player reportedly became irate and threw a bat.
Male and female umpires were working the game for the adult league. The umpires told deputies during the game, a player became upset with the male umpire over a call that resulted in the player being called out. The player then reportedly began yelling and cursing at the male umpire and climbed the fence. The player then grabbed a bat and threw it, causing the bat to collide with and dent a park sign.
The player had already left the scene when the deputy arrived, but was described as a “bald male with tattoos, wearing the No. 21 jersey and plays for the team Headhunters.”
A follow up was planned with the county parks and recreation department.