Play Ball! A New Season Opens: Italians in Baseball

May 09, 2016 553

The history of America is intertwined with the history of baseball. The game itself has become one means of measuring the society that surrounds it. Since 1897, over 500 Italian Americans have played major league baseball.

Some on the game's greatest players and some that aren't well-known share the Italian heritage. The Italian Tribune would like to pay tribute to these athletes and we are compiling an Italian American All-Star Team. We would like you, our readers to send us your suggestions.

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