Mariners catcher Steve Clevenger Suspended for Racist Tweets

Mariners catcher Steve Clevenger Suspended for Racist Tweets

The Seattle Mariners reserve catcher Steve Clevenger has landed in hot water after he sent out a series of offensive tweets. On Thursday night, following the protests in Charlotte, Clevenger fired off several unfiltered tweets that ended up costing him the season. You can see the screenshots below: Clevenger deleted the posts quickly, but the damage was […]

Much To Donald Trump’s Delight, A-Rod Is Finally Retiring

Much To Donald Trump’s Delight, A-Rod Is Finally Retiring

Alex Rodriguez (A-Rod) announced his retirement today. Evidently, the Yankees have decided to release him in order to pursue a younger roster. As a result, A-Rod will play his final game this coming Friday. For those who haven’t followed the controversies: Rodriguez was named during the Biogenesis baseball scandal in 2013. Having previously tested positive […]

Enough is Enough: ESPN Finally Fires Outspoken Bigot Curt Schilling

Enough is Enough: ESPN Finally Fires Outspoken Bigot Curt Schilling

It’s about time. Early this evening, ESPN opted to part ways with its controversial analyst Curt Schilling just two days after Schilling shared an anti-transgender meme on his Facebook page. Schilling, a former three-time World Series Champion for both the Arizona Diamondbacks and Boston Red Sox, had been an ESPN broadcast analyst for six years […]

Chuck D Discusses Baseball’s Dwindling Popularity in the Black Community

Chuck D Discusses Baseball’s Dwindling Popularity in the Black Community

This week, Public Enemy’s Chuck D sat down with Amy Nelson of Complex.com to talk about his love of baseball. Chuck D talked about missing diversity that baseball had during his childhood: “Baseball was the black male refuge of the first 50 years of the 20th century. Those of us that worked together, played together, came together. Baseball […]

President Obama Refuses to Let Terrorists Win and Attends Baseball Game in Cuba

President Obama Refuses to Let Terrorists Win and Attends Baseball Game in Cuba

Life goes on, as it should. Despite criticism from Ted Cruz and other Republican politicians, President Barack Obama chose to remain in Cuba today, just hours after a horrific terrorist attack in Belgium. Obama, his family, and Cuban President Raul Castro attended the exhibition game between the Tampa Bay Devil Rays and the Cuban national team, […]