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#1 Spen


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Posted 22 January 2016 - 03:57 PM

This is an interesting and disgusting story about Frank Robinson having trouble buying a house after his trade. He wrote about this stuff in his book and I was surprised though I shouldn't have been. I guess in my head it seems too recent. I know that while obviously wrong people can be a product of their times, but how did players allow situations where teammates couldn't dine with the team or stay with the team?

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Posted 25 January 2016 - 03:31 PM

Thanks for sharing this, Spen. Bittersweet story. It made me angry reading how Frank was treated in some areas of the city, but I was happy to read how his neighborhood rallied behind him.
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