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Topic - Ty Cobb
On a baseball field, players back up teammates to limit the damage from errors. The Justice Department, embarrassed by an error that caused a mistrial of Roger Clemens last year, has added more prosecutors in hopes of containing any missteps as it seeks to convict the famed pitcher of lying to Congress when he said he never used performance-enhancing drugs.
The first donation was $100,000, with a second expected soon, Cobb said.
"The use of celebrity has been critical to drive attention to the issue," says Ty Cobb, the Human Rights Campaign's director of global engagement. "It's undeniable that celebrities are cultural change agents, and that straight allies like Matt Damon are coming out to support (gay) Russians is quite instrumental."