Baseball

This Day in Black History: Sept. 12, 1913

Jesse Owens, track star and Olympic medalist, was born.
09/12/2020

Commentary: Mookie Betts Looks Like a Real Baseball Star

Red Sox outfielder can bring Black fans back to the game.
04/08/2015

This Day in Black History: Nov. 19, 1921

Baseball legend Roy Campanella was born in Philadelphia.
11/19/2014

Commentary: Sports Fans Can’t Afford to Let History Die in Silence

Aging Black baseball stars need tell their stories.
08/18/2014

Commentary: Mo'Ne Davis's Impressive Skills on the Mound

Young pitcher almost faultless in taking team to series.
08/11/2014

Mo'Ne Davis Pitches Philadelphia Team Into Little League World Series

Thirteen-year-old girl throws three hitter.
08/11/2014

This Day in Black History: June 7, 1986

Bo Jackson is drafted by the Kansas City Royals.
06/07/2014

This Day in Black History: June 3, 1937

Baseball player Josh Gibson hits ball 580 feet.
06/03/2014

This Day in Black History: May 18, 1946

Reggie Jackson, a baseball hall of famer, was born.
05/18/2014