The irony of all of this probably isn't lost on Major League Baseball. Although the harshest of Arizona's S.B. 1070 have been ruled against, and they won't be any of the major player protests that were rumored when the law was originally passed, there are still tensions.
With a national TV audience of millions expected for baseball's All-Star Game, Sheriff Joe Arpaio could not pass up the chance to promote two of his favorite topics: himself and his disdain for undocumented immigrants
A group of inmates from the sheriff's holding area for undocumented immigrants, all of whom were convicted of DUI, will join American male and female chains of DUI offenders to send a message about the perils of drunken driving when they pick up trash outside Chase Field next week, Arpaio said.