Now pitching for the Indians: racial diversity!

An artist's rendering of Jorge Julio and Masa Kobayashi's post-game handshake.
Lost in the tedium of last night’s drumming of the White Sox were a couple of Indians debuts. And since one was Japanese and one Venezuelan, we felt we finally had an opportunity to use the above headline, one we’ve been storing impatiently for quite a while. First, there was Masa Kobayashi, the Japanese import and the man whose picture Joe Borowski throws darts at before every game. ....