What sport has the most riots? Most riots are known to occur after the event is done, but some have been during the game (see football hooliganism). Whilst football (soccer) is one of the more well-known triggers for riots, other sports which have triggered riots include ice hockey and motorcycle racing.
Who did Phillies fans throw batteries at? Philadelphia’s most famous battery story, of course, involves a few Phillies fans hurling batteries at J.D. Drew. The backstory was that Drew refused to sign with the team after it drafted him No. 2 overall in 1997.
Why do sports riots happen after wins? Researchers attribute violent behavior to a heady mixture of factors: intense fan identification with a team, behavioral changes when people become part of a mob, and strong psychological and physiological responses when your team wins or loses.
What teams fans throw batteries? Duracell even got in on the action and released a cryptic video saying that “batteries hold a sacred place in the history of Philly fans.” It turns out Philly sports fans actually threw batteries onto a sports field in 1999.