On August 21st, during a preseason game against the New York Giants, approximately a dozen members of the Cleveland Browns kneeled in prayer during the National Anthem, making it the single largest anthem protest against police brutality and racialized violence in the NFL. The statement comes as Ohio is deeply entrenched in a battle for racial justice, where black residents are pleading with their police departments to stop killing them.
From ignoramus radio talkers to bigoted fans and a checkered past, Boston baseball has a race problem.
What a day in the life of Jessica Mendoza, ESPN's first female Major League Baseball analyst, is like.
From what to call the events to facing social media backlash, hosting Ladies Night at the ballpark can be a minefield for baseball organizations.
Two new books at the fraught intersection of sports and mental illness.
The First Woman Is Inducted Into the Writers’ Wing of the Baseball Hall of Fame, and She Won’t Be the Last
“It tore my world apart. The same people who are supposed to help took my child's life”
Thanks To Sexism, We Still Need “A League of Their Own" 25 Years Later
As Massachusetts begins to unravel the fallout of 40,000 convictions obtained with tainted evidence, a bigger question looms: Can the state really do justice by those defendants?
The highly competitive field is a breeding ground for addiction problems.
Super Bowl XXI champion New York Giants turned dumping the ice-cold drink on coaches into the ultimate celebration.
"Early this week, Major League Baseball announced that it would be banning the hazing rituals involving players dressing up as women. The new policy, titled the Anti-Hazing and Anti-Bullying Policy, outlaws the practice, which is common in clubhouses as a rite of passage for rookie players."
The new book 'Undercover Girl' tells the lost story of photographer-turned-fink Angela Calomiris, who hoped for fame, money, and prestige, and got none of it.
"As much as I want to be like, 'It's just baseball, I'm just another person,' unfortunately it's not that way," ESPN's Jessica Mendoza says.