Why the Number of African American Baseball Players is Declining

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By Jordan Campbell – Last Word On Baseball Jackie Robinson broke baseball’s color barrier on April 15, 1947. Many thought that would never happen, and many fought to keep it from happening. To share the same professional field with a white man was a pipe dream for many young blacks in America. Then came Jackie. […] READ MORE







Justin Upton Lands in Detroit

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Justin Upton finally has a new home and that is with the Detroit Tigers. Late Monday night, the 28 year-old outfielder agreed to a six year deal with the Tigers, reportedly worth $132.75 million. The deal was reported by MLB Insiders Jon Heyman and Ken RosenthalĀ and is pending physical. The market for marquee impact batsĀ has […] READ MORE