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, […]

13 Million Dollar Dad: LaRoche quits Baseball to Focus on Family

13 Million Dollar Dad: LaRoche quits Baseball to Focus on Family

Last week, news broke that Adam LaRoche would be retiring from baseball. This was a big announcement, since LaRoche was under contract with the White Sox for another year and stood to lose $13 million if he left. While the news of his retirement was strange enough, the reason was even stranger: he had a disagreement with the team’s management […]

Pete Rose goes to bat for Trump

Pete Rose goes to bat for Trump

Ugh… this guy again. This is hopefully the last time I’ll write about an athlete endorsing Trump, but Pete Rose decided to show his support on Sunday night. For those with short memories: you might recall Pete Rose as the 17 time all-star who received a lifetime suspension from baseball for betting on games. Pete Rose is […]