Representing your Phillies at the 2015 MLB All-Star game… pic.twitter.com/zfTp1ETJ77
— PHLSportsNation (@PHLSportsNation) July 6, 2015
A lot of tried and true Phillies fans have a dislike for Jonathan Papelbon, it was announced that he is the lone representative from the Phillies that will be at the All-Star Game in Cincinnati in less than 10 days.
Many fans don’t forget the reaction Pap made to the fan who was probably heckling him, but how often do you see a player do that in return for a few throw away comments?
This was the Philadelphia Daily News on the day after the infamous response to the crowd from Pap:
Reaction was swift on social media sights like Facebook, that had plenty of negative comments about the choice in Papelbon being the player that will represent the team.
This was the photo post on Facebook, and then of course some fans had their say in the matter, below are some comments as they appeared on Facebook regarding Papelbon’s selection: