Gary Sheffield's run-in with a fan in the front row of Fenway Park's right-field stands was bad. The melee at the Palace in Detroit last November was worse. Yet, when you consider all the possibilities, both are among a relatively short list of violent acts that have taken place between players and fans during major pro sports events.
The Palace Brawl (Pacers at Pistons, November 2004)
The game had been ugly -- pushing, shoving, fouls. Then, late in the fourth quarter, the Pacers' ...
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