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Off The Bat Ep. 03: Good enough for Bronze

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This week, Danny and Arthur discuss the notion of statues outside MLB Stadiums after the Mariners and Dodgers unveiled bronze lifelike models of Ken Griffey Jr. 68 more words

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Blacks scarce at annual Jackie Robinson Day game

By Charles Hallman, Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder

Does anyone really care anymore?

MINNESOTA — This year’s annual Jackie Robinson Day (April 15) held by Major League Baseball (MLB) has come and gone. 565 more words

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Branch Rickey's Lessons for Today's Business Owners and CEOs

In October 1945, as he prepared to announce the signing of Jackie Robinson to break the color barrier in Major League Baseball, Branch Rickey visited his friend, the well-known broadcaster Lowell Thomas. 1,639 more words

Little Known Black History Fact: Major League Baseball Firsts

Jackie Robinson’s historic barrier-breaking feat celebrated its 70th anniversary last week, but a pair of forgotten Black baseball players might have some right to Number 42’s historic claim. 384 more words

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Little Known Black History Fact: Major League Baseball Firsts

Jackie Robinson’s historic barrier-breaking feat celebrated its 70th anniversary last week, but a pair of forgotten Black baseball players might have some right to Number 42’s historic claim. 380 more words

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Little Known Black History Fact: Major League Baseball Firsts

Jackie Robinson’s historic barrier-breaking feat celebrated its 70th anniversary last week, but a pair of forgotten Black baseball players might have some right to Number 42’s historic claim. 380 more words

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Little Known Black History Fact: Major League Baseball Firsts

Jackie Robinson’s historic barrier-breaking feat celebrated its 70th anniversary last week, but a pair of forgotten Black baseball players might have some right to Number 42’s historic claim. 380 more words

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