If you’re going to get personal with Joey Votto, you better be ready for the Cincinnati Reds first baseman to get personal right back at you.
Some hecklers found that out Monday night during the Reds’ game against the Cleveland Indians at the Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati. With Votto standing within earshot in the on-deck circle, a fan called out, “I remember when you used to be good.”
Votto didn’t flinch and fired back, “I remember when you used to be thin,” much to the amusement of those seated around the heckler.
While some fans continued to razz Votto, the star player said they were “not stating facts.” And that’s true —...