Perhaps you could have mentioned that Major League Baseball did the political thing and not the right thing in their response.
It is systemic in our society to respond to those behaving outside of our political parameters, by doling out punishment rather than dealing with the real issue. Addressing the cause of his attitudes would have required a great deal of resources.
Unfortunately, John Rocker's attitudes are shared by many people, but usually are masked with humor. He must be a very unhappy man."