Day: June 19, 2020

Culture
Sports

The Complex Story of Black Baseball Prior to 1880

When thinking about Blacks in baseball, the conversation usually starts with Jackie Robinson breaking the color barrier or the slow process of integrating the greats from the Negro Leagues. However, that was more than a lifespan after the real story of African-Americans in baseball. Baseball started for African-Americans at least 100 years before Jackie played […]

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