It was Hank Aaron.
Jackie Robinson was an African American baseball player.
Answer:Bud Fowler - 1878
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He is credited as the first African-American professional baseball player.
Jackie Robinson was the first African American baseball player who became the first black player in the major league of baseball
Matt kemps father is African-American.
In 1962, Jackie Robinson became the first African American baseball player to be elected into the National Hall of Fame. He was also the very first African American player to play in the National Baseball league.
the dodgers called him to play with them.