Adam Jones

Adam Jones on why no MLB player is protesting like Colin Kaepernick: 'Baseball is a white man’s sport'

Adam Jones on why no MLB player is protesting like Colin Kaepernick: 'Baseball is a white man’s sport'

Baltimore Orioles outfielder Adam Jones thinks he knows why no Major League Baseball player has publicly refused to stand during the national anthem like San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and others around the world of sports.

"Baseball is a white man’s sport," Jones told USA Today.

In the NFL, 68% of the players are African American; that compares with just 8% in the MLB. On opening day this spring, just 69 African American players were on teams’ rosters or...

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