Keith Olbermann Joins As Columnist


Good catch for Major League Baseball Advanced Media, the league’s Internet division: It’s hired MSNBC star (and former ESPN anchor) Keith Olbermann as a columnist. He’ll write a blog post three times a week.

MLB says Keith is the first national journalist it’s hired as part of its “digital newspaper initiative,” which will launch in May. Olbermann will donate his salary to three charities.

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