Category: Mickey Mantle

Breaking the Color Line: Major League Baseball Integration Began 74 Years Ago This Month

The stateside impact of World War II on the game of baseball created first economic challenges and ultimately unavoidable issues of conscience that eventually led to integration. […]

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Mickey Mantle Baseball Card Shatters 5-Month-Old Record, Sells For Astonishing $5.2 million

A Mickey Mantle baseball card has shattered a 5-month-old record for highest-selling sports card of all time, going for $5.2 million, PWCC Marketplace announced on Thursday. […]

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