Lou Gehrig, who played in his last major league game on June 30 this season, is elected to the Hall of Fame. The five-year waiting rule is waived because of the Yankees first baseman’s diagnosis of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).
I realize that our Tumblr strategy has never specifically focused on the baseball fandom, but can we all please take a minute to appreciate that the person who tweeted this is obviously a wizard of some sort.
NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick took his national anthem protest to the next level over the weekend when he held a camp for hundreds of young people of color in Oakland, California. He took a page out of the hometown’s history to impart these lessons.