July 31, 2014

Friday Open Thread | Famous Black Firsts in MLB

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Good morning Obots! The series concludes today with Ken Griffey Sr. and Ken Griffey Jr. --- the only father-son duo to hit back-to-back home runs in the same game.   … [Read more...]

Tuesday Open Thread : Famous Firsts, Blacks in MLB

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Good morning Obots! Today's Famous Firsts --- The Pittsburgh Pirates all Black and Latino starting lineup on September 1,  1971. The events of September 1, 1971 have never received much media attention, paling in comparison to the coverage of … [Read more...]