Because the "gay athlete" stories never go away, here is a reblog of a story from last year at this time.
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David Denson planned to take his time in telling all of his teammates he is gay.
Then a head-turning homophobic slur helped expedite the process. Denson, who last weekend became the first active player on a MLB-affiliated team to come out, sternly told a teammate in response to a gay slur: Be careful. 227 more words
NEWARK (CBSMiami/AP) – A league that historically doesn’t like change is contemplating a fairly big one.
Commissioner Rob Manfred thinks baseball may need to consider moving the trade deadline back to give teams in the hunt for a wild card more time. 351 more words