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Episode #163: Bill Kashatus

Bill Kashatus (“Jackie & Campy: The Untold Story of Their Rocky Relationship and the Breaking of Baseball’s Color Line”) joins the show. We discuss the tension between Jackie Robinson and Roy Campanella during their pursuit of breaking baseball’s color barrier.

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Episode #160: Ryan Swanson

Ryan Swanson (“When Baseball Went White: Reconstruction, Reconciliation, and Dreams of a National Pastime”,¬†Assistant Professor and the director of the Lobo Scholars Program in the Honors College at the University of New Mexico) joins the show. We explore the history

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Episode #113: Paul Gallender

Paul Gallender (“Sonny Liston – The Real Story Behind the Ali-Liston Fights”) joins the show. We discuss the often marginalized but exceptional boxing career of Sonny Liston.         Show Notes You can purchase Sonny Liston wherever books

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