Cleveland Indians first baseman receives racist tweets after throwing error

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The 25-year-old from Taitung, Taiwan made his Major League Baseball debut with Cleveland in 2019

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WCMH) — Cleveland Indians first baseman Yu Chang received racist comments on Twitter after committing a throwing error that resulted in the Indians losing to the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday.

Chang tweeted this message Wednesday along with a screenshot of the comments he received.

The 25-year-old from Taitung, Taiwan made his Major League Baseball debut with Cleveland in 2019 and was making just his fifth career start at first base on Tuesday.

This was the throwing error Chang committed:

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