Red Sox

Adam Jones elaborates on racist comments directed toward him

Adam Jones heads to the dugout to speak with reporters Tuesday. John Tlumacki / The Boston Globe

Orioles outfielder Adam Jones said Tuesday he understands fans heckling him at Fenway Park because he is an opponent, but reiterated the racial insults he heard Monday night have no place in baseball.

“Boo me, tell me I suck. Just leave the racial stuff out of it,” Jones said Tuesday.

Jones said he’s heard from Red Sox players and received an apology from team owner John Henry, who also owns the Globe.

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