San Francisco Giants Pitcher Sam Coonrod Stands While All Other Players Kneel
Sam Coonrod stepped into America’s sightlines on Thursday night when he alone stood during an intended unified, peaceful protest. A light followed him around Friday and might stay with him for a while. All the Giants pitcher did was exercise the right that all Americans have, at least theoretically.... Read more
Tampa Bay Rays Opening Day Black Lives Matter Statement
The Tampa Bay Rays called for the arrest of the Louisville police officers involved in the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor in a tweet on Friday, hours before their opening day game against the Toronto Blue Jays. The tweet from the Rays official Twitter account early Friday morning read:... Read more
Astros Smash Their Way to a World Series Title
The Houston Astros defeated the L.A. Dodgers 5-1 in last night’s Game 7. The win marked the first championship in the team’s 56-year history. Outfielder George Springer won the Willie Mays MVP Award after tying the record for most home runs in a World Series with five long balls.... Read more