Claire Smith is a recipient of The Baseball Writers Association of America’s J.G. Taylor Spink Award for her contributions to baseball writing as a reporter and columnist. She is a news editor for ESPN.
Aaron became his generation’s most direct descendent of Jackie Robinson not because he wanted to, but because he knew he had to
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The Hall of Famer championed fellow African Americans and stood for what was right
More than 80 years ago, the co-owner of the Newark Eagles used her platform to impact society
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