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Adam Jones and the real 'white man's game'

Adam Jones and the real 'white man's game'

Orioles outfielder Adam Jones' remark in an interview with USA Today that baseball "is a white man's sport" is getting a lot of attention, but it's not exactly a new observation. He later explained that he was referring to pure demographics — about 8 percent of Major League baseball players are black, while blacks constitute substantial majorities in both the National Football League and the National Basketball Association. MLB more or less openly admits the issue — it has an initiative, Reviving Baseball in...

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