Former Texas Rangers pitcher Mike Jeffcoat, head baseball coach at Texas Wesleyan University, was fired Thursday, March 1, 2018, after a letter he sent to a Colorado high school baseball player was made public. In it, Jeffcoat said the university would not be recruiting Colorado players because "they might not be able to pass a drug test".  (Archives)
Former Texas Rangers pitcher Mike Jeffcoat, head baseball coach at Texas Wesleyan University, was fired Thursday, March 1, 2018, after a letter he sent to a Colorado high school baseball player was made public. In it, Jeffcoat said the university would not be recruiting Colorado players because "they might not be able to pass a drug test". (Archives) Joyce Marshall jlmarshall@star-telegram.com
Former Texas Rangers pitcher Mike Jeffcoat, head baseball coach at Texas Wesleyan University, was fired Thursday, March 1, 2018, after a letter he sent to a Colorado high school baseball player was made public. In it, Jeffcoat said the university would not be recruiting Colorado players because "they might not be able to pass a drug test". (Archives) Joyce Marshall jlmarshall@star-telegram.com

Texas Wesleyan fires head baseball coach over drug and political remarks

March 01, 2018 12:12 PM