It’s tough. That’s sport, right? You try your whole life for something like this and it’s over in 2½ minutes.
USA TODAY Sports columnist Christine Brennan says today that she will stop using the name ‘Redskins’ to identify the Washington-area football team.
"Why? It’s the right thing to do. If that’s not reason enough, try explaining and defending the nickname to a child. It’s impossible."
It’s our No. 1 priority. To continue to make our game safer and improve it and make it safer for the players who play the game.
Too bad integration didn’t come sooner because there were so many ballplayers that could have made the major leagues. That’s why you look back, and not to take away anything from Babe Ruth or some of those other guys, they didn’t play against the greatest ballplayers in the world.
Hank Aaron, in an interview