Part of being Jewish is accepting that Shawn Green has the right to observe Yom Kippur in a fashion that he sees fit. Part of being an American is being very grateful that he has the individual freedom to do just that.
Amy J. Zimmerman
You either believe or you don't. Beliefs are incontrovertible and cannot be compromised. Play them both or sit them both.
I can't understand the objection to Shawn Green's skipping a game or two to observe an important Jewish holiday.
Back when he was a good hitter, I might have had a problem with it.