and Mitch Williams were allegedly involved in an altercation at an autograph signing at a Philadelphia mall, according to
Kyle Scott of
Mike Foss of
For The Win
and Williams had been teammates on the Phillies team that fell to the
Toronto Blue Jays
in the 1993 World Series. Both men were in attendance at the signing and pent-up emotions allegedly boiled over into a brief, physical confrontation.
.com posted a video of the tail-end of the confrontation taken by a fan on the scene.
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The incident occurred at First and Goal Sports in the Granite Run Mall on Saturday. Fans at the signing said the hostility began when Williams arrived on the scene and rebuffed a greeting from
extended his hand to Williams, who slapped it away and muttered, “I’m not shaking your ****
Things were defused, however, when former Phillies catcher Darren
(who was also on hand for the signing) interposed himself between the two and led Williams from the store.
The incident occurred in front of “40 to 50 people,” according to Scott’s report ...