Logan Morrison — baseball's self-professed Twittaholic — is a brand new addition to the Seattle Mariners, after being traded from the Miami Marlins on Wednesday. It might be a good move for the Mariners, as Morrison is a guy who has more potential than what he's shown on the field thus far in his short career.
Seattle's gay population might not be cheering for Morrison once it sees his recent Twitter spat with a Texas Rangers fan who was trolling him about joining the Mariners.
Before we get into Morrison's transgression, let's first point out that this is a pretty stupid troll move. That's a joke you aim at Robinson Cano, not something you say to a guy who was previously playing for the Marlins.
That sort of retort would have done better for LoMo, rather than firing back like a high-school meathead. The entire notion of "I'm going to insult you by calling you gay" is so 20 years ago that it's baffling a 26-year-old would resort to it. Morrison had to know it was wrong, because heRead More »from Logan Morrison probably isn’t making new fans within Seattle’s gay community