We all usually inherit fandom from our family members. If you’re born to a Yankees fan, you’ll probably turn out to be one too.
But NPR took a closer look at which member of the family we really inherit our fandom from.
Not surprisingly, most (39% of males, and 31% of females) say it comes from Dad. Coming in second is your brother.
Why does dad win? Because sharing a love for a sports team can be both a father-son and a father-daughter connection.
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