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Jackie Robinson for sure, not sure about the other. Maybe Roberto Clemente?

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Q: Who were the first two African Americans to play in the MLB?
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Who was the first black African American to play baseball?

The first African American to play in the MLB was Jackie Robinson.

Why was MLB segregated?

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.

Was Babe Ruth the first African American to play in the mlb?

Babe Ruth was caucasian.

Who was the first African American Major League Baseball player to play for the Brooklyn dodgers in 1947?

Jackie Robinson was the first African American to play in a MLB game.

How did Jackie Robinson affect are life?

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.

When did African Americans join the MLB?

IN 1946 Hoped i helped

What did Jackie Robinson do for baseball?

He broke the color barrier. He was the first African American to play in MLB.

What inspired Jackie Robinson to play baseball?

The thing that inspired him to play baseball was to be the first African American MLB player in the world

How has African Americans influenced sports?

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.

What was Jackie Robinsons contribution to history?

the first african american in baseball history to play in MLB he played for Brooklyn Dodgers

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