ESPN Pulls Broadcaster From Virginia Game Because His Name Is Robert Lee

ESPN confirmed Tuesday it removed Asian-American announcer Robert Lee from a college football game in Charlottesville, Virginia, because he shares a name with Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. It was a Charlottesville rally to preserve a statue of Lee that touched off violent protests involving white supremacists earlier this month. The fallout includes a bitter […]

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NFL Star Announces His Baby's Death In Devastating Message After Game

Marquise Goodwin played with the heaviest of hearts on Sunday. The San Francisco 49ers receiver revealed that he and his wife, Morgan, lost their baby boy “due to some complications” in the early hours before his team’s game against the New York Giants. In a devastating Instagram post with a picture of the baby’s hand […]

Los Angeles Dodgers Rally Against Houston Astros, Force Game 7 Of World Series

LOS ANGELES, Oct 31 (Reuters) – Corey Seager’s sixth-inning sacrifice fly helped the Los Angeles Dodgers eke out a come-from-behind 3-1 Game Six victory over the Houston Astros on Tuesday to force a World Series decider. Seager’s deep fly ball to right field allowed Chase Utley to scamper home for the go-ahead run, igniting the […]

Los Angeles Dodgers Rally Against Houston Astros, Force Game 7 Of World Series

LOS ANGELES, Oct 31 (Reuters) – Corey Seager’s sixth-inning sacrifice fly helped the Los Angeles Dodgers eke out a come-from-behind 3-1 Game Six victory over the Houston Astros on Tuesday to force a World Series decider. Seager’s deep fly ball to right field allowed Chase Utley to scamper home for the go-ahead run, igniting the […]

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Dodgers fans booed Yuli Gurriel in first game at Dodgers Stadium since racist gesture in Game 3

On Friday, during Game 3 of the World Series, Yuli Gurriel mocked Yu Darvish by making a racist gesture by slanting his eyes in the dugout. He was suspended for five games next season instead of having to serve any time during this series, and felt a fair amount of boos rain down from Houston […]

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Yuli Gurriel apologizes for mocking Yu Darvish with racist gesture during World Series Game 3

In the second inning of World Series Game 3 on Friday night, as Yu Darvish was in the midst of getting lit up by Houston’s lineup on the way to a four-run inning and an early exit, Astros’ first baseman Yuli Gurriel was caught on camera in the dugout making mocking, racist gestures about the […]

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Yankees vs. Astros 2017 live results: Score updates and highlights from ALCS Game 6

It’s Game 6 of the American League Championship Series, with the Houston Astros hosting the New York Yankees. The Astros are facing elimination, but they’ll have Justin Verlander on the mound, coming off one of the best postseason starts in baseball history. The Yankees have some margin for error, but they’d appreciate it if Luis […]