Foul Play: Riots After Sporting Events

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Oct. 20, 2004

After the Red Sox bested bitter rivals the New York Yankees in the American League Championship series, Boston fans were so unruly police used pepper-spray guns; one bystander died after a pellet struck her in the eye. In the photo above, a car parked near Fenway Park in Boston was set ablaze, reportedly because it had New York license plates.

(Photo: Marc Andrew Deley/FilmMagic/Getty Images)

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