Talk about a swing and a whiff.
Texas Wesleyan University has fired its baseball coach after he sent a rather blunt email to a potential recruit in Colorado, saying the school would pass on his skills because players in the state “have had trouble passing our drug test,” according to an email posted Wednesday on Twitter.
“We have made a decision to not take a chance on student-athletes from your state,” head baseball coach Mike Jeffcoat wrote Gavin Bell, clearly referencing Colorado’s legalization of recreational marijuana. “You can thank your liberal politicians. Best of luck wherever you decide to play.”
The university let go of Jeffcoat Thursday, […]