Social justice, baseball, parenting, addiction & recovery, trauma.
Two new books at the fraught intersection of sports and mental illness.
“It tore my world apart. The same people who are supposed to help took my child's life”
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.
Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred and the Cleveland Indians will discuss the team's Chief Wahoo logo this off-season.
"My son was murdered publicly, so I wasn’t going to celebrate or grieve privately.”
The many obstacles trans men and other transmasculine people run into when feeding infants
The heartbreak -- and eternal hope -- of being a su...
The Boston Renegades and the passion play of women'...
"What Sabathia is doing now, even as he fights for his baseball life, is showing the world that no one is immune from addiction, that "real men" can (and do) ask for help when they need it, and that there's no shame in taking care of yourself. In sports, and not just in sports, this is a big deal."