Originally posted on The Mark Graham Sports Blog  |  Last updated 7/26/12
Cleveland Indians television analyst Rick Manning may want to think the next time he tries to make a clever remark. Shin-Soo Choo hit a double last night of the center field wall that barely missed leaving the park and Manning comes up with this gem. I wouldn't have expected anything less from the team that still has Chief Wahoo as its mascot. First of all, he got the ethnicity wrong. Sushi is a Japanese cuisine and Choo is Korean. Second of all, have you learned nothing from the Jeremy Lin situation. It may have been a harmless joke, but even the slightest, most innocent remark can offend people, case in point ESPN's "Trailer park day" remark. It was just an innocent remark with no ill will towards Choo and probably won't get in any trouble, but next time he just needs to think.
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