April 13, 2010- segment 1

During our first segment, we discussed the 2010 baseball season and why African American involvement in the sport has dropped off.

During our first segment, we discussed the 2010 baseball season and why African American involvement in the sport has dropped off.  Another in our series of Urbanite Radio Stories, we take a look at Michael Corbin’s article "Where are African Americans in national pastime?" We are joined by Mike Singletary, Executive Director of the James Mosher Baseball League, the oldest continually operating African American Youth Baseball League in the country, Toby Henson, a former participant in the league, and his son Shawn who is a player in the league.  

Written by Marc Steiner

Marc Steiner

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