MLB changes the name of the 'Disabled List' at the request of disability advocates

sports.yahoo.com | 2/7/2019 | Staff
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“In recent years, the commissioner has received several inquiries regarding the name of the ‘Disabled List,'” Pfeifer wrote. “The principal concern is that using the term ‘disabled’ for players who are injured supports the misconception that people with disabilities are injured and therefore are not able to participate or compete in sports....
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