USA TODAY Sports’ Jesse Yomtov breaks down the 2019 MLB All-Star selections and snubs. USA TODAY
CLEVELAND – Chief Wahoo’s presence at this 90th All-Star Game will be merely unofficial, his beaming face a source of pride for some Cleveland Indians fans and a hideous, latently racist send-up of a Native American to the rest of us.
Major League Baseball has won this battle. Commissioner Rob Manfred’s office ramped up its effort to , an effort that garnered significant play when the Indians in 2016.
So the Indians got rid of Wahoo, and the All-Star Game and its surrounding celebration of baseball will stay at the corner of Ontario and Carnegie, an