The Houston Astros will open the season this Sunday, making their first appearance as an American League team after switching from the National League during the offseason.

While the switch allows them an extra hitter in the form of a DH, nobody expects that to matter. Why? Because the Astros have the lowest salary in baseball.

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Under fire from the Twitterverse and other TV analysts, Doug Gottlieb has issued an apology for his "white man" joke last night.

The former Oklahama State point guard was discussing the NCAA Tournament with four African-American colleagues when he quipped that he's just around to bring the "white man's perspective to the set."

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Well, this was awkward.

During a segment of CBS' college basketball pregame show tonight, Doug Gottlieb was asked for his opinion on something related to the NCAA Tournament and - surrounded by Greg Gumbel, Greg Anthony, Kenny Smith and Charles Barkley - cracked:

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