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“I’m here to send a message loud and clear that the treatment of others that you’ve been reading about here lately is unacceptable,” said Red Sox team president Sam Kennedy.
The Miami Marlins baseball team made an early season change, but instead of abiding by the ‘Selig Rule’ to interview diverse applicants, they hired their general manager.
Two diversity measurements help reveal which sports leagues are truly the most diverse in the United States.
There are more than 150 major league professional sports franchises in the United States, and while the players they employ are diverse, the lack of diversity in team ownership is downright shocking. Would you believe that there is only ONE Black majority owner among the six biggest leagues?
A newly released report shows a large decline in Black athletes within MLB. Read here to find out how the league’s Diversity Task Force plans on turning these numbers around.