And you thought you knew baseball history? When was baseball integrated? 1946. Officially, yes. But unofficially, May 1916!
Author Ty Phelan gives us an inning by inning account of Jimmy “Darkhorse” Claxton’s baseball legacy in the book, “Darkhorse: The Jimmy Claxton Story.” His story is the story of African Americans in the Northwest–from migration to interracial marriage to race identity politics.
Join author Ty Phelan for a reading, Q&A, and post-reading discussion!
In Studio I