MLB: Cleveland To Remove Indians From Team Name
Written by Tariq on December 14, 2020
Major League Baseball’s Cleveland Indians are getting rid of their team name. According to David Waldstein and Michael S. Schmidt of The New York Times. Cleveland’s official announcement regarding the change could come this week, sources told Waldstein and Schmidt.
Cleveland has used the controversial name since 1915. The franchise already stopped using the “Chief Wahoo” logo prior to the 2019 season due to its racist iconography. The name has long been criticized as being offensive toward Native Americans, and the decision comes after the Washington Football Team of the NFL changed its name earlier this year. To Read More Click Here
Source: The Score