(BPRW) Streaming Now: We Are All Jackie, Latest Black History Always Special Exclusively on The Undefeated on ESPN+
Collection of tales dedicated to the excellence of Jackie Robinson
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Legendary Baseball Hall of Fame participant Jackie Robinson is the topic of this month’s “Black History Always” particular, out there completely on The Undefeated on ESPN+.
Doug Glanville (ESPN MLB analyst) along with Brandon Bellamy (first Black majority proprietor of a baseball crew), Howard Bryant (ESPN.com author), Sharon Robinson (daughter of Jackie Robinson), and Lisa Salters (Monday Night Football sideline reporter) categorical the significance of Robinson’s indelible position on and off the baseball discipline. Themes of acceptance, belonging and willpower are voiced by the quintet in a collection of letters written to Robinson from a modern-day perspective.
A roundtable dialogue, hosted by The Undefeated’s Bill Rhoden with Bryant and Glanville along with Bob Kendrick (President of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum), will complement this system on April 30, at Undefeated.com.
Streaming now through The Undefeated on ESPN+ the place viewers also can watch a number of “Black Baseball Stories” beneath the platform’s associated tab.
To proceed celebrating Black historical past on the 29th of every month, not solely in February, however at all times. In recognition of the 2021 Major League Baseball season, The Undefeated on ESPN+ is celebrating the achievements of these all through the game in We Are All Jackie. In addition, the 30-minute program highlights Robinson as his legacy continues to encourage others right now.
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