College Professional Sports

SPORTS DIGEST: Commissioner doesn’t understand game he leads

It’s time for Major League Baseball to move on from the Rob Manfred era. Manfred has been commissioner since Bud Selig retired in 2015 and has worked for Major League Baseball since 1998. I can’t figure out why a man who doesn’t like baseball continues working for an industry that plays a game he doesn’t Read More…

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Dodgers unveil Jackie Robinson statue

LOS ANGELES — A statue of Jackie Robinson was unveiled April 15 at Dodger Stadium on the 70th anniversary of his breaking Major League Baseball’s color line. “This statue … captures Dad’s fierce passion and determination,” Robinson’s daughter Sharon said at the ceremony, attended by Baseball Hall of Fame members Sandy Koufax, Tommy Lasorda and Read More…