University of Illinois Students Aim to Remove All Traces of Old MascotThe University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign is discussing the presence of its controversial former mascot on campus.
Mr. Met Back in Action After Obscene Gesture Goes ViralA day after the person inside the funny-looking costume was caught on video making an obscene gesture to a fan, the team said someone else was doing Mr. Met duty
Watch This Cat Climb an Outfield Fence Better Than Jim EdmondsThis elusive feline is the talk of the internet this morning.
New SLU Billiken to Debut at Tonight's GameAfter its first attempt, SLU may have nailed it this time by using feedback from an online poll.
SLU President Opens Online Voting For New Billiken's FeaturesDr. Fred Pestello is asking everyone to fill out a short survey on the "redesigns of our redesigned Billiken mascot."
SLU President Announces Changes Coming to New Billiken MascotJudging by the reaction from SLU's first attempt to redesign the Billiken in 20 years, it can't do much worse.
After Rough First Day, Revamped Billiken Finds a Little CheerThe school seems to be taking the complaints in stride.
Fire Puts MoDOT's 'Barrel Bob' Out of CommissionBarrel Bob hasn’t been kidnapped (which has happened before), but it appears he may have been victimized by an act of early Halloween villany.
Is 'Midget' Offensive? Group Wants High School to Change Mascot"Even though it's not intended to be harmful, it really creates this uncomfortable environment because of all the baggage that comes with the word."
Jurors Hear Testimony in Civil Case Against Royals, MascotJurors are hearing testimony in a lawsuit against the Kansas City Royals by a Kansas man who was struck in the eye by a foil-wrapped hotdog flung by the team's mascot.
Fredbird Comes Under Fire For Holding 'Police Lives Matter' SignA photo of St. Louis Cardinals mascot Fredbird holding a "police lives matter" sign was posted to a police association Facebook page before the team asked that it be taken down.
Chiefs Mascot In Stable Condition After Zip Line Accident At StadiumA man who has been the Kansas City Chiefs' mascot for more than two decades was in stable condition after being seriously injured this weekend while rehearsing a zip line routine at Arrowhead Stadium.