Billy Bean

MLB inclusion ambassador Billy Bean (Photo by Angela Weiss/Getty Images), Mets infielder Daniel Murphy

Billy Bean On WFAN: Murphy’s Comments ‘A Reminder That We’re Just Getting Started’

MLB’s inclusion ambassador says his visit to Mets camp was “100 percent successful” despite the controversial comments about his so-called “lifestyle” made afterward by Daniel Murphy.

03/05/2015

Daniel Murphy (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Bean Writes Of His ‘Admiration And Respect’ For Mets’ Murphy, Sees Foundation For Discussion

Billy Bean did not take offense to Daniel Murphy’s comments. In fact, he embraced them.

03/04/2015

Daniel Murphy (Photo by David Maxwell/Getty Images)

Keidel: Memo To Daniel Murphy — Stick To Baseball

Murphy’s mouth is as powerful as his bat. And he should know better than most about the accidental tripwires of the limelight.

03/04/2015

Daniel Murphy (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Daniel Murphy On Openly Gay Billy Bean: ‘I Disagree With His Lifestyle’

All-Star second baseman Daniel Murphy, known for being an ardent Christian, raised some eyebrows when he addressed what Bean had to say.

03/04/2015

Jason Collins of the Washington Wizards rebounds against the Chicago Bulls at the United Center on April 17, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Jason Collins Becomes 1st Active Male Athlete In 4 Major American Pro Sports To Come Out

“I didn’t set out to be the first openly gay athlete playing in a major American team sport,” Collins wrote in Sports Illustrated. “But since I am, I’m happy to start the conversation.”

04/29/2013