Yunel Escobar Gay Slur

Baseball Is a Job, So Fire Escobar

Ryan Doyle | Posted 11.19.2012 | Canada
Ryan Doyle

Imagine walking into your workplace tomorrow morning, grabbing a marker from the supply closet, walking into the boardroom and writing the words "You are a Faggot" on the company white board. How do you think the boss would react? The Blue Jays shortstop Yunel Escoba wrote those words in his black eye and received a three-game suspension. Three games? For offending every homosexual watching at home? For telling every athlete out there that even in 2012 you shouldn't feel comfortable coming out of the closet? The Jays should be ashamed of themselves.

Yunel Escobar Suspended

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.18.2012 | Canada

Yunel Escobar has been suspended for three games, the Toronto Blue Jays have announced. Controversy erupted after a photo of Escobar circulated on ...