News emerged on December 14 the team will retire the Indians name – which has been deemed racist by some groups in recent years. A poll of MLB fans shows 49% support the move, while 45% oppose and 7% are not sure…

In July, YouGov conducted a similar poll following the Washington Redskin’s name change and found a bare majority of National Football League fans in the United States (52%) supported the decision, compared to 36% who opposed. In the interim, the team is known as the Washington Football Team.