Tagged: Satchel Paige

Mount Holyoke professor Martha Ackmann has written a new book about a an amazing baseball player who never got her due. Curveball is the story of Toni Stone, aka “the female Jackie Robinson,” who replaced Hank Aaron in the Negro League. Martha chats with Bill about Toni’s remarkable story, and the struggle for equality in sports.


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Thursday 29 July 2010 Audio
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