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Adrian Burgos, Jr., is Assistant Professor of History at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.╩He was a contributing author to Shades of Glory: The Negro Leagues and the Story of African American Baseball (2006), served on╩the Screening and Voting Committees for the National Baseball Hall of Fame's 2006╩Special Election╩on the Negro Leagues, and consulted on the Hall's ┴Beisbol_Baseball! The Shared Pastime project.


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Hispanic American baseball players -- History.
Baseball -- United States -- History.
Racism in sports -- United States -- History.
United States -- Race relations.