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Brooklyn Dodgers Newsbeat
Friday, January 27, 2017
Dixie Walker received MVP votes in eight separate seasons, finishing as high as second in 1946. Yet if he is remembered at all by today’s fans, it’s for the charge that he was the player most responsible for trying to keep Jackie Robinson from joining the Brooklyn Dodgers.
It’s easy to cast Walker as the bigoted villain, but history suggests things may be a bit more complicated than they seem…
Monday, October 03, 2016
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