Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback



All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand


Jim Furtado
Founder & Publisher


Douchebag Newsbeat

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Giants right to exclude Aubrey Huff from 2010 World Series celebration

Given some of his tweets this year alone, it’s hard to blame them.

There was the one where he suggested kidnapping Iranian women and bringing them to the United States, saying they’d be so grateful they’d “fan us and feed us grapes.” There was the one where he expressed hope that protesters would be shot. There was the one where he said it was “way harder” to be a baseball player than a teacher. There were the many, many ones in which he demeaned women and said they were meant to be subservient to men.

And in what was probably the final straw for the Giants, he criticized their hiring of Alyssa Nakken, baseball’s first female coach, and implied it was a stunt.

“Couldn’t imagine taking baseball instruction from an ex female softball player,” Huff said, followed by the eye-roll emoji.


Barry`s_Lazy_Boy Posted: February 20, 2020 at 05:43 AM | 139 comment(s)
  Beats: douchebag




All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand

BBTF Partner

Dynasty League Baseball

Support BBTF


Thanks to
Vegas Watch
for his generous support.


You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogOT – NBA CoronaThread 2020
(3081 - 6:18pm, May 27)
Last: Moses Taylor, glorified meat shield

NewsblogGregg Jefferies complicated Mets’ failure looks different now
(76 - 6:13pm, May 27)
Last: Ron J

NewsblogEmpty Stadium Sports Will Be Really Weird
(4178 - 6:10pm, May 27)
Last: Joe Bivens, Elderly Northeastern Jew

NewsblogA's Tell Minor Leaguers They Won't Be Paid for the Remainder of the Season
(9 - 5:37pm, May 27)
Last: Baldrick

NewsblogMLB owners sending latest plan to MLBPA that includes sliding pay scale for players
(32 - 5:23pm, May 27)
Last: TJ

NewsblogFormer Braves catcher Biff Pocoroba dies at 66
(4 - 4:32pm, May 27)
Last: Tony S

NewsblogBatting .400? A sub-1.00 ERA? Here are the MLB records that could be threatened in an 82-game season
(18 - 3:51pm, May 27)
Last: Mayor Blomberg

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 5-27-2020
(23 - 2:47pm, May 27)
Last: Born1951

NewsblogGriffey a Pirate? Chipper a Tiger? The MLB draft rule that changed history
(2 - 1:40pm, May 27)
Last: SoSH U at work

Hall of MeritMost Meritorious Player: 1927 Ballot
(2 - 1:19pm, May 27)
Last: DL from MN

Hall of MeritMost Meritorious Player: 1927 Discussion
(7 - 1:12pm, May 27)
Last: DL from MN

NewsblogHow Johnson, Pedro could have starred in same rotation
(1 - 11:48am, May 27)
Last: Nasty Nate

NewsblogCrew chief: Umpire told Jeter he was tagged by Rolen in stolen base attempt
(160 - 11:48am, May 27)
Last: Hysterical & Useless

Newsblog“Is MLB Going to Be Able to Pull This Back?” Health Experts Break Down Baseball’s Plan
(3 - 6:45am, May 27)
Last: Ron J

NewsblogMLB, players’ union are working to salvage season, and the next two weeks are critical
(5 - 11:35pm, May 26)
Last: Stevey

Page rendered in 0.9812 seconds
44 querie(s) executed