Crossing the Line: Black Major Leaguers, 1947-1959

Crossing the Line: Black Major Leaguers, 1947-1959

by JonathanKronstadt (Author), LarryMoffi (Author)

Synopsis

From 1947, when Jackie Robinson joined the Brooklyn Dodgers, through 1959, when the Boston Red Sox became the last Major League team to integrate, more than a hundred African American baseball players crossed the colour line and made it to the Major Leagues. This book profiles each of these players, their statistics, and their triumphs and trials.

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Format: Paperback
Pages: 250
Publisher: University of Nebraska Press
Published: 25 Nov 2006

ISBN 10: 0803283164
ISBN 13: 9780803283169