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Chicago: HS baseball game forfeited due to "worried parents".

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by YankeeFan, Apr 28, 2013.

  1. YankeeFan

    YankeeFan Well-Known Member

    The school with the nervous parent is named for Walter Payton:

    Principle says it wasn't about race, and blames the media for suggesting such a thing:

  2. Baron Scicluna

    Baron Scicluna Well-Known Member

    CM Punk weeps.
  3. Riptide

    Riptide Well-Known Member

    Wait, guns are good, aren't they? Regulate that militia!
  4. LongTimeListener

    LongTimeListener Well-Known Member

    Aside from the race and class issues, let it not be forgotten that baseball parents are motherfuckers on par with wrestling and cheerleading these days.
  5. Baron Scicluna

    Baron Scicluna Well-Known Member

    Kids these days are so soft. Why, in Babe Ruth's time, they learned to play baseball in orphanages.
  6. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    Would love to know why this objection wasn't raised earlier - like when the season schedule was released. Something's fishy here.
  7. dooley_womack1

    dooley_womack1 Well-Known Member

    In a related story, Payton Prep has canceled an appearance in a San Francisco tournament for fear of catching teh gay.
  8. HanSenSE

    HanSenSE Well-Known Member

    Brings new meaning to a player having a rifle for an arm ...
  9. HanSenSE

    HanSenSE Well-Known Member

    This ... with softball parents gaining ground.
  10. Riptide

    Riptide Well-Known Member

    Rifle? Hell, they say he's got a cannon ...
  11. Batman

    Batman Well-Known Member


    "Isn't that just like a baseball parent? Brings a bat to a gunfight."
    Last edited by a moderator: Dec 15, 2014
  12. Mystery Meat II

    Mystery Meat II Well-Known Member

    This would have never happened at Pervis Ellison College Prep.
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