As you . . . → Read More: Feeling Blue
[Editor's Note: I had a social obligation last night (more on that at the bottom of today's entry), so intern Mike Chamernik was on Jackie Day duty. Here's his report on MLB's annual salute to the man who broke the color barrier. — PL]
By Mike Chamernik
Okay, I blog about the White . . . → Read More: Jackie Robinson Day Roundup
Today is Jackie Robinson Day, the day when we honor the first African American to play in the major leagues. But as you can see above, Robinson was not the first African American to wear a jersey and cap while in a big league team’s employ — not by a long shot.
Those . . . → Read More: Decades Before Jackie
From top: By Alex Connor; by Stanley Meckler; courtesy of GV Art + Design
My ESPN column last week was about Indians fans who are de-Chiefing their jerseys and caps. At the end of that column I invited pro-Wahoo fans to get in touch so they could . . . → Read More: Equal Time