A love letter about the game as the playoffs begin in Washington. Source: The Daily 202: Baseball is a salve for our national wounds - The Washington Post
We asked fans what teams they back and who they vote for. Source: How Every NFL Team’s Fans Lean Politically | FiveThirtyEight
“I think there is this false idea floating around that to be ‘allowed’ to write about sports you need to be distanced or severed from your feelings, but the truth is there are so many different, equally valid approaches to this conversation.” Source: Claire Smith, a Baseball and Sports Writing Pioneer, Gets Her Due - …
Source: Olympic officials: baseball and softball are sports that “change peoples’ lives” | WBSC
An accord on Cuban player movement could crack open the door to greater freedoms. Source: A simple ballgame may signal a new day in Cuban-American relations - The Washington Post
BALTIMORE (AP) — With tempers still smoldering in riot-torn Baltimore and nearby neighborhoods clearing out rubble and debris, the Orioles played a baseball game on Wednesday. This wasn't for the fans, because there weren't… Source: bigstory.ap.org See on Scoop.it - The Scoreline Diminishes
BALTIMORE (AP) — Take 'em out of the ball game! Baseball in Baltimore was closed to the public for one day. The only shutout in the final score Wednesday at Camden Yards came in the attendance total: Orioles 8, White Sox… Source: bigstory.ap.org See on Scoop.it - The Scoreline Diminishes
#Friendship: No.44 Ukraine, No. 34 Russia unite at Euro. U-21 Champs. in Cze. Ukr wins 3-2. Photos: @CarpioNPablo pic.twitter.com/S00hUx90WCSource: twitter.comSee on Scoop.it - The Scoreline Diminishes Box score of the game can be found here.
Commissioner Selig and MLB Receive Environmental Leadership Award at 2012 Green Sports Alliance Summit | Green Sports Alliance.