This past Saturday, the former Atlanta Braves third baseman tweeted out what he intended to be a joke about illegal immigrants:

And quickly found himself in hot water:

https://twitter.com/DaveRogersOTC/status/344165397538414592

https://twitter.com/XikanoRaider/status/344123155465506817

Yesterday, Jones took to Twitter to apologize:

But was that the right move? Many people feel that his only crime was being politically incorrect in a world increasingly bent on political correctness and that he shouldn’t cave to pressure:

https://twitter.com/VanGoGoGirly/status/343872037204410368

https://twitter.com/policy140/status/344171382181085184

https://twitter.com/Scott_Ingersoll/status/344179044813766656

https://twitter.com/joesimonetti/status/344087896900382720

What do you think, Twitchy readers?