About rickeyre

Rick has been a part of social media's evolution since the days of IRC, Usenet and manually edited HTML pages back in the 1990s. A former editor and producer at Cricinfo, he blogs and tweets on the intersecting topics of sport, business, politics, pop culture and social responsibility. His special subjects are cricket and rugby league. His Wikipedia page was deleted on the basis that he wasn't famous enough to have one.

The Scoreline Diminishes on Tumblr

From February 2017 all re-posts of external items of interest are posted to our new companion Tumblr site, thescorelinediminishes.tumblr.com .

This WordPress site will continue for original bloggage, resource material and online campaigning. More about these as time progresses.

Archives of previous posts prior to February 2017 will remain here.

Remembering Art ‘Superman’ Pennington: Negro Leagues All-Star and Civil Rights Pioneer | VICE Sports

Art “Superman” Pennington played baseball everywhere you could imagine—except the major leagues. But he had no regrets.

Source: Remembering Art ‘Superman’ Pennington: Negro Leagues All-Star and Civil Rights Pioneer | VICE Sports

USA TODAY Sports on Twitter: “President Obama: “Sports has a way, sometimes, of changing hearts in a way that politics or business doesn’t.” https://t.co/Vvw9n3bmQB”