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Black-Latinos not a myth in baseball?

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When the color barrier was broken by Jackie Robinson in 1947, it ensured that all individuals would have the opportunity to participate in the game of baseball. The significance of racial integration played a role in not only African American inclusion, but also black Latinos. During early integration a significant majority of Latino stars were Afro-Latinos. Today, we Read More

Luis Silva delivering more than goals

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“I have a big thing about giving back every time. I always said, if I ever make it, even if it’s not in a big way, I am always going to do something any way I can.”  – Luis Silva Growing up in the inner city, Silva knows exactly what it is to struggle to Read More

Pacquiao facing disciplinary action and lawsuit

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It was supposed to be the “Fight Of The Century,” the most anticipated sports event in recent history, the fight that would determine once and for all who is the greatest fighter of this generational. Almost six years in the making, the Mayweather/Pacquiao fight turned out to be a dud. Mayweather “fought” exactly as he’s Read More

Comebacker Strikes Indians Pitcher

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Indians pitcher Carlos Carrasco may have a guardian angel looking after him; Carrasco was struck on the face by a line drive hit by Chicago’s Melky Cabrera in the 4-1 loss to the White Sox last week and only suffered a bruised jaw and a swollen face.  No broken bones, no major injuries.  He’s now Read More

ARod apologizes to the Yankees

miamiherald.com

Alex Rodriguez, a well known baseball player amassing a .299 batting average, 654 home runs, and 2,939 hits are among a few of those amazing accomplishments this talented Latino has surpassed. Without a doubt, Rodriguez’ successes have not been overlooked, comparing him with such names as Willie Mays, Hank Aaron, and the one and only Babe Read More

Ronaldo at thirty

nydailynews.com

It seems like turning 30 is a great deal. Men believe they are in the best physical shape of their lives. At 30, you have gone through so many experiences, you feel as though you are wise. You feel accomplished. You are at that breakthrough moment of your career, you just got engaged or married, Read More

Ronaldo: World’s top fútbol player

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Real Madrid Club forward, Cristiano Ronaldo defends his title as the world’s best fútbol player and wins the Ballon d’Or over two other candidates, Lionel Messi and Manuel Neuer. This is Ronaldo’s second win in a row and third in his career by votes from all 209 national team captains, coaches, and selected journalists. Ronaldo’s Read More

The greatest boxing match may never happen

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The never-ending saga of the greatest boxing fight yet to have taken place added another chapter recently when an United Arab Emirates group (UAE) withdrew their $120 million offer to Floyd Mayweather to fight Manny Pacquiao in Abu Dhabi in the Middle East.  The group, represented by M. Akbar Muhammad made the offer in November Read More

Tragic off season for Dominican ball players

zimbio.com

It has been a difficult few months for some baseball players as they’ve been off for the winter and traveling home to the Dominican Republic.  Starting with the tragic death of Oscar Taveras, car accidents involving Texas Rangers’ Ronald Guzman, Chicago Cubs’ Pedro Strop, and now the latest incident allegedly involving Starlin Castro and Engel Read More

Lucha Underground changing the wrestling game

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Lucha Underground the new and highly anticipated wrestling show premiered last Wednesday night on El Rey Network and it promises to change the wrestling game in America The show airs Wednesday nights at 8 p.m. and is being produced by Mark Burnett (Survivor, The Voice, Shark Tank, The Bible) and Eric Van Wagenen in association with Read More