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Major League Baseball Goes to Bat for Diversity

SPORTS | By Norm Kent | Apr 19
On July 17, 2013, Major League Baseball held its 84th annual All Star Game at Citi Field in Queens, New York. It was a day that would become special for the LGBT community: Bud Selig, then commissioner of MLB, challenged homophobia in the clubhouse.

Olympic Rower Robbie Manson Comes Out

INTERNATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 5
New Zealand hunk Robbie Manson, an Olympic rower, came out publicly as gay, after coming out to friends and teammates two years ago.

Cowboys Release Michael Sam From Practice Squad

SPORTS | Oct 22
The Dallas Cowboys have released Michael Sam from the practice squad, another setback as the NFL's first openly gay player tries to make an active roster during the regular season for the first time.

Out Soccer Hunk Robbie Rogers Inspires New ABC Comedy

SPORTS | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 16
Out soccer player, and overall hunk, Robbie Rogers is apparently the inspiration for a new ABC comedy it was reported Wednesday.

The Waiting Game Begins for Michael Sam

NATIONAL | By Tim Reynolds | Aug 29
For Michael Sam, it's time for another waiting game, another chapter of waiting for the phone to ring and seeing what someone on the other end says about his future.

Gay Games 9 Schedule of Athletic Events for Friday, August 15

SPORTS | By EDGE | Aug 15
The 2014 Gay Games in Cleveland and Akron enters its sixth day of full competition with a robust and varied schedule of sporting events ranging from Soccer to Swimming, Flag Football to Water Polo and much much more.

Gay Games 9 Schedule of Athletic Events for Thursday, August 14

SPORTS | By EDGE | Aug 14
The 2014 Gay Games in Cleveland and Akron enters its fifth day of full competition with a robust and varied schedule of sporting events ranging from Running to Wrestling, Skating to Water Polo and much much more.

Sun Devils Lineman Tells Magazine He's Gay

SPORTS | By John Marshall | Aug 14
Arizona State offensive lineman Edward Sarafin has told a local magazine he is gay, making him the first active Division I football player to come out.

Gay Games 9 Schedule of Athletic Events for Wednesday, August 13

SPORTS | By EDGE | Aug 13
The 2014 Gay Games in Cleveland and Akron enters its fourth day of full competition with a robust and varied schedule of sporting events ranging from Rodeo to Wrestling, Body Building to Cheering and much much more. Below is a list of sporting events sc

Gay Games 9 Schedule of Athletic Events for Tuesday, August 12

SPORTS | By EDGE | Aug 12
The 2014 Gay Games in Cleveland and Akron enters its third day of full competition with a robust and varied schedule of sporting events ranging from Rodeo to Wrestling, Body Building to Cheering and much much more.

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