David Denson Becomes First Openly Gay Player On MLB-Affiliated Team

It’s good to see more and more guys coming out in what is traditionally seen as a “macho” sportou. Personally I don’t care for baseball, but I know there are hundreds of thousands of fans the world over. Younger people need to see it’s acceptable to play the sport you love without having to hide all of who you are.

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee Brewers minor leaguer David Denson has become the first openly gay player on a team affiliated with Major League Baseball.

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel said Denson, with the help of former major leaguer Billy Bean, reached out to the newspaper to tell his story.

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