Baseball and African Americans

Coaches, journalists, and former major leaguers talked about the history of the relationship between African Americans and baseball, and actions… read more

Coaches, journalists, and former major leaguers talked about the history of the relationship between African Americans and baseball, and actions baseball leagues can take to encourage players from the African-American community. The program included questions from audience members. During the event, former Major League Baseball team manager Jerry Manuel briefly spoke by phone.

This event was the Metropolitan Junior Baseball League’s Bobby Bonds Memorial Symposium. The organization uses baseball to mentor, educate, and encourage young African Americans to achieve and succeed in their lives and careers. close

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Program ID:
320840-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 04, 2014 | 1:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Aug 04, 2014 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 04, 2014 | 1:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 05, 2014 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
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