By Gary Norris Gray, BASN Staff Reporter IT IS TIME TO BOYCOTT THE NFL AND THEIR PRODUCTS…. THE GIANT MUST BE BROUGHT DOWN TO SIZE …PLAYERS SUFFERING FROM CTE, PLAYERS BREAKING THE LAW AND LEAGUE RULES. THIS YOUNG MAN WITH A CONSCIENCE STANDS UP OR TAKES A KNEE FOR JUSTICE. RESPONSIBILITIES When we were […]Read more "TRUTH"
NOTE: On this date in 1970, Curt Flood lost his lawsuit against Major League Baseball challenging the reserve clause. Today, we take a look back at the back story surrounding Flood’s courageous stand. This feature was first published on BASN in February of 2006. By Anthony McClean, Editor In Chief Emeritus When baseball historians conjure […]Read more "A BASN Remix: The Plight of Curt Flood"
CRIME Is Just Like A Baseball Game By Gary Norris Gray BASN OAKLAND (BASN/BASN NEWSROOM): Major League Baseball continues to fight with itself in promoting the game. MLB promotes its 25-year Reviving Baseball in the Inner Cities (RBI) Program. One has to ask is this enough to attract young African […]Read more "Three Strikes – Yer OUT!"
Hall of Shame Devalues Its Fame By Anthony McClean, Editor – in – Chief Emeritus BASN NEW HAVEN, CT (BASN) With the naming of former managers Tony La Russa, Bobby Cox, and Joe Torre by the Veterans’ Committee of Baseball’s Hall of Fame the last month, the 2014 class already has it […]Read more "Hall of Shame Devalues Its Fame"