Miguel Cabrera becomes first Venezuelan-born player to reach 3,000 career hits

Miguel Cabrera got his 3,000th hit yesterday.Image: Getty Images With an opposite field single in the first inning of Saturday’s game against the Colorado Rockies, Detroit Tigers’ slugger Miguel Cabrera, […]

From Mays to Aaron to Banks, the first 42 Black players to follow Jackie Robinson’s lead

Image: Getty Images It took 2,559 days after Jackie Robinson’s debut for the Brooklyn Dodgers for Major League Baseball to have its 42nd Black player appear in a game. Those […]

The greatest barrier-breaking African-American moments in MLB history

The plight of the African-American experience in America has been tightly intertwined with and displayed through the lens of the national pastime. Whether it be the fight to break through […]

Meet Kenny Washington, the man who broke the NFL’s color barrier

Kenny Washington was the Jackie Robinson of the NFL, but few remember his name today.Image: Getty Images LOS ANGELES — There is a lot going on in the NFL shop […]