Colorado Rockies fan screamed ‘dinger’ not n-word — team confirms

Colorado Rockies fan screamed ‘dinger’ not n-word — team confirms

[Ed. – We heard ‘Boo-urns.’]

The fan accused of hurling the n-word during Sunday’s Rockies game might’ve gotten a raw deal — because upon further review … it appears he was screaming to the team’s mascot, Dinger.

A new video has surfaced, and showing the fan in question sitting behind home plate, and apparently waving/screaming to the mascot … Dinger the dinosaur who was across the way. Notice how the dude waves and where he’s looking.

And, as you listen … it does, indeed, sound like he could’ve been saying “Dinger!” … instead of the n-word. Some still aren’t convinced though — saying they can’t quite hear the “d” sound — but in our minds … this context pretty much clears it up, and clears the man’s name.

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Frankly, someone would’ve pointed him out in the moment if he had, in fact, said the n-word.

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