Tag Archives: Best of 2013

Challenges to Redskins nickname growing

Opposition to the name “Redskins” is building momentum in the last several months. A conference today at the National Museum of the American Indian Racist Stereotypes and Cultural Appropriation in American Sports is getting a lot of attention. The Redskins nickname has been the subject of many recent columns. At the very least, that was

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R.I.P. Chuck Hinton, Washington Senators player, Howard University baseball coach

The last Washington Senators player to hit .300 for a season has died. Chuck Hinton wore #32 from 1961-64 with the expansion Senators and hit .310 in his second season. Hinton’s statistics during his D.C. career from Baseball Reference: G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG

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