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Brad Pye’s National Sports Beat (9/28-10/4/17)
September 28, 2017
Notes, quotes, and things picked on the run from coast-to-coast and all the stops in between and beyond. ... read more / view gallery »
Student Athlete of the Week: Kenny Young
September 14, 2017
Young, a sociology major, earned the 2017 Academic and Student Services Success Award. ... read more »
Brad Pye’s National Sports Beat (5/11-5/17/17)
May 11, 2017
Notes, quotes and things picked up on the run from coast-to-coast and all the stops in between and beyond. ... read more / view gallery »
Brad Pye’s National Sports Beat (5/4-5/10/2017)
May 4, 2017
Notes, quotes and things picked up on the run from coast-to-coast and all the stops in between and beyond. ... read more / view gallery »
Brad Pye’s National Sports Beat (4/20-4/26/17)
April 21, 2017
Notes, quotes, and things picked up on the run from coast to coast and all the stops in between and beyond. ... read more / view gallery »
Dodgers Stadium Honors Jackie Robinson with Statue 
April 19, 2017
The unveiling of the new Jackie Robinson statue at Dodgers Stadium brought together people who were affected by and a part of the baseball player’s tremendous legacy. ... read more »
California State Assembly Passes Resolution Commemorating Legacy of Jackie Robinson
April 15, 2017
Robinson was born January 31, 1919, in Cairo, Georgia and was raised in Pasadena, California. ... read more »
Brad Pye’s National Sports Beat (1/12-1/18/17)
January 12, 2017
Notes, quotes and things picked up on the run from coast-to-coast and all the stops in between and beyond. ... read more / view gallery »
Jackie Robinson and King Became Friends Through Civil Rights
January 11, 2017
Dr. Martin Luther King encouraged several athletes to speak out on civil rights. He even encouraged baseball icon Jackie Robinson. ... read more »
National Sports Beat
April 22, 2016
Notes, quotes and things picked up on the run from coast-to-coast and all the stops in between and beyond. ... read more / view gallery »
PBS’ documentary on Jackie Robinson reveals complicated life
April 13, 2016
PBS' documentary on the life of Jackie Robinson gets most interesting when the gloves and bats are put away for good. The two-part film directed by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns and David McMahon airs Monday and Tuesday at 9 p.m. EDT on most PBS stations. The first part details Robinson's early life and his baseball career, when he became the first black player in Major League Baseball in 1947. The second part is more complex, showing Robinson navigating a civil rights era that he helped put in motion. ... read more »
Bank of America Supports Local Legend and National Icon, Jackie Robinson
April 13, 2016
Danny Bakewell, Sr. selected to honor Robinson Legacy ... read more »
This Week in Black History (April 7)
April 7, 2016
This week's facts of Black History. ... read more / view gallery »
L.A. Sentinel Executive Publisher Danny Bakewell, Sr. Chosen To Throw 1st Pitch @ Dodgers Game Honoring Jackie Robinson
April 6, 2016
The legacies of two men who have advocated for the less fortunate will intersect in a stadium where all are normally encouraged to “think blue” ... read more »
Baseball Exhibit highlights Minorities and American Identity
March 30, 2016
The Skirball Cultural Center will host the exhibit “Chasing Dreams: Baseball and Becoming American” from April 7 to October 30. The exhibit will highlight people of diverse minority backgrounds who were role models on and off the field. ... read more »
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