Baseball legend Frank Robinson (Photo: Wkimedia Commons)
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IN MEMORIAM: Baseball Trailblazer, Civil Rights Icon Frank Robinson Dead at 83

NNPA NEWSWIRE — “Very sad day here in Baltimore with the passing of Frank Robinson, the greatest Oriole of all time in my estimation and a true baseball legend who dedicated his life to the game,” said Jason La Canfora, who hosts a podcast in Charm City. […read more]

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Marvin “The Human Eraser” Webster (Courtesy Photo/Morgan State University)(Courtesy Photo/Morgan State University)
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Morgan Alum’s Hall of Fame Journey to Be Chronicled By ESPN

THE AFRO — After more than four decades since leading the Bears to the historic milestone, Marvin Webster is finally being recognized for his impact on the sport. The “Human Eraser”–as Webster was known because of his ability to block shots during his basketball career–will posthumously be inducted into the Small College Basketball Hall of Fame this November. […read more]