when were african americans allowed to play in major league baseball
The first African American to play in the MLB was Jackie Robinson.
When the U.S. was segregated, MLB was segregated for partly the same reason, not allowing African-Americans to play and forcing them into the Negro Leagues.
Babe Ruth was caucasian.
Jackie Robinson was the first African American to play in a MLB game.
Well, Jackie Robinson was the first African American in the MLB. Without him, African Americans may not be able to be part of the MLB- even today. He also inspired many African Americans to prove that they could do anything white people can.
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He broke the color barrier. He was the first African American to play in MLB.
The thing that inspired him to play baseball was to be the first African American MLB player in the world
Jackie Robinson was the first black baseball player of the 20th century, which broke the color line so that other African Americans could play in the MLB. Michael Jordan, possibly the best player in NBA history turned the game into a popular sport.
the first african american in baseball history to play in MLB he played for Brooklyn Dodgers