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Laugh Track: A Bit Pitchy

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 03 / 30 / 17

CBS’ Stephen Colbert : “Today we learned that Trump is violating another norm because he won’t throw out the first pitch at the Washington Nationals' Opening Day. I don’t know why. Maybe he’s worried his hands are too small to palm a baseball. … He’ll have...

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