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Bob Costas apologizes to Cubs' Pedro Strop for on-air comment

Bob Costas apologizes to Cubs' Pedro Strop for on-air comment

Bob Costas apologized Sunday to Pedro Strop for the bizarre comment he made about the Chicago Cubs pitcher during an MLB Network telecast Friday night. But the longtime broadcaster said his apology had nothing to do with all the flak he received on social media after blasting Strop for pointing to the sky after what Costas deemed an "atrocious outing" on the mound that night. "We live in an age of faux outrage, of disproportionate outrage," Costas said Saturday after setting up a face-to-face meeting with Strop for the following day. "Everything is shocking, over the top. ‘He savaged Pedro Strop’ — I mean, come on, come on. Let’s...

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