jwr40:

what an idiot, he should fined for this

Originally posted on CBS New York:

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Former major league pitcher John Rocker is back in the news for something he said.

Unsurprisingly, his words have again fueled controversy.

The 38-year-old last pitched for the Devil Rays in 2003, and he also spent time with the Rangers and Indians. But the baseball world — and Mets fans in particular — will remember him most for his time spent with the Atlanta Braves.

The Georgia native’s big league career was brief, but his outspoken personality and offensive comments made an indelible mark on the sports world, and he won’t soon be forgotten for being one of the most hated athletes of this generation.

Rocker currently writes a column for conservative website WorldNetDaily.com, and his latest piece raised some eyebrows.

The ex-reliever focused on gun control in his Monday column, and brought the Holocaust into the conversation.

“Absolute certainties are a rare thing in this life,” Rocker wrote, “but…

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