Michelle Jacobs

The Cleveland professional baseball franchise adopted the “Indians” name nearly 100 years ago. As this anniversary approaches, it is important to reflect on the name’s historical and present day meanings. Much has changed with regard to U.S. race relations since 1915....

3/30/14
ICTMN Staff
12/4/13
The New York Yankees' modus operandi has been pretty simple in recent years -- wait until a player rises to elite status, then snatch him up with a gaudy contract...
Ed Rice

The stated mission of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, in Cooperstown, New York, is “to preserve history, honor excellence and connect generations.” It fails on all three counts where Native American players and history are concerned....

9/7/13
Richard Walker
7/16/13
It will arguably be the greatest meeting of heroes on a baseball field in recent memory...
ICTMN Staff
7/15/13
Saturday night’s Arizona Diamondbacks game against the Milwaukee Brewers became the first ever Major League Baseball game to be broadcast in the Navajo language...
ICTMN Staff
2/12/13
The Atlanta Braves have announced that the team won't be wearing hats featuring the "screaming Indian" logo in the upcoming baseball season after all...
Sam Laskaris
12/20/12
It is already arguably regarded as the crown jewel among spring training baseball league facilities -- now Arizona's Salt River Fields at Talking Stick, which is located on Native ...
ICTMN Staff
12/4/12
ESPN is reporting that Shane "The Flyin' Hawaiian" Victorino, Native Hawaiian, has signed a contract with the Boston Red Sox...
ICTMN Staff
5/14/12
Don't get too excited. It pays to read that headline carefully...