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Larry Doby - Quotes

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Kids are our future, and we hope baseball has given them some idea of what it is to live together and how we can get along, whether you be black or white. ---->>>

I knew being accepted was going to be hard, but I knew I was involved in a situation that was going to bring opportunities to other blacks. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 12-13, 1923
Birthplace:
Die: 06-18, 2003
Occupation: Athlete
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Lawrence Eugene Doby (December 13, 1923 – June 18, 2003) was an American professional baseball player in the Negro leagues and Major League Baseball (MLB) who was the second black player to break baseball's color barrier. A native of Camden, South Carolina and three-sport all-state athlete while in high school in Paterson, New Jersey, Doby accepted a basketball scholarship from Long Island University (wikipedia)