Frederick Douglass high school in Kentucky has changed it’s mascot again. After changing to the Stallions, it’s was deemed sexist. As a result, a new vote was held with Stallions being eliminated. To make everyone happy, hopefully, it is now the Broncos.
The Houston Astros will be giving away a Jeff Bagwell 1997 throwback jersey to the first 10,000 fans through the door August 4th when they host the Toronto Blue Jays. The giveaway coincides with his induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame on August 30th.
The American Hockey League schedule is out and it still has an uneven amount of games played. The Pacific division will again be at 68 games while the rest of the league will be playing 76 games.
The west coast teams got what they wanted when they wanted their minor league affiliates closer to home but actual games are still the best barometer of a players progression. The AHL needs to clamp down on this or let the left coast teams form a reincarnation of the WCHL.