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Happy Birthday To Jackie Robinson, Ernie Banks And Nolan Ryan


January 31 has produced three of the most historically and dominant ballplayers in MLB history.

Jackie Robinson, the first African-american to play in the majors, was born on this day in 1919 on a cotton field plantation in Georgia. The youn

Cat Fight Brewing Over Ernie Banks’ Estate And Remains. MLB Needs To Handle This 


Im thinking this is a dilemma that MLB can handle with one swipe of a credit card. Besides for the fact that it sounds like another one of those juice jobs by caretakers who prey on the finances of those that they are entrusted to take car

“Mr. Cub” Ernie Banks Was Always On One, Even When Playing Two 



The thought of becoming one of segregated MLB’s mythical ambassadors was a pipe dream for a black teenager growing up in the heart of The Lone Star State during the segregated 40s;

Cubs Legend Ernie Banks, Passes Away


Today it was announced that "Mr. Cub," Ernie Banks, passed away. He was 83.

Part of the Windy City elite, alongside the likes of Michael Jordan, Walter Payton and Dick Butkus to name a few, Banks was the first Black player on the

The Triumph And Tragedy Of Ernie Davis, The First Black Heisman Winner


The story of Ernie Davis is one of triumph and tragedy.  Born in New Salem, Pennsylvania, Davis was raised by his maternal grandparents until he was 12 years old before moving to Elmira, New York to live with his mother and stepfather.  H

Baseball’s Black Pioneers | 50 Years Ago Today The Pittsburgh Pirates Fielded MLB’s First...

With Black participation in MLB sitting at just under 8 percent (and rising) it's important to acknowledge the African-American players who have paved the...

Negro Leaguer Jim Robinson, Toyota & MLB Celebrate 100 Years of Black Baseball

This baseball season was supposed to be a centennial celebration for the Negro Leagues. The coronavirus has shut the stadium gates to the fans...

MLB Celebrates The 100th Anniversary Of Negro Leagues

Baseball is still struggling with Black representation at just below 8 percent. However, the rich history of African-Americans in MLB can’t and won’t be...

#ThanksObama: President Obama’s Hoops Hustle Was Undeniable 


A President has to be a leader for all people regardless of his personal ethnicity, race or beliefs. So, when deciding which President in your lifetime was the best POTUS, myriad factors are taken into account. A candidate's position on abortion, w

Iconic MLB Black Knight Frank Robinson Turns 83 Today


When discussing MLBs greatest Black Knights of All-Time, Frank Robinson is up on Baseballs B