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By Richard A. Santillán,Richard Peña,Teresa M. Santillán,Al Padilla,Bob Lagunas

Mexican American Baseball in East la highlights the unforgettable groups, avid gamers, and coaches who graced the hallowed fields of East la among 1917 and 2016 and taken vast pleasure and honor to their neighborhoods. Off the sphere, those gamers and their households helped create the multibillion-dollar wealth that trusted their backbreaking exertions. greater than a online game, baseball and softball have been political tools designed to advertise and empower civil, political, cultural, and gender rights, confronting head-on the reactionary forces of prejudice, intolerance, sexism, and xenophobia. A century later, baseball and softball are extra well known than ever in East la. committed coaches nonetheless produce proficient gamers and destiny group leaders. those breathtaking images and heartfelt tales shed unprecedented mild to the lengthy and wealthy historical past of baseball and softball within the biggest Mexican American neighborhood within the United States.

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Mexican American Baseball in East la highlights the unforgettable groups, gamers, and coaches who graced the hallowed fields of East la among 1917 and 2016 and taken monstrous pleasure and honor to their neighborhoods. Off the sphere, those avid gamers and their households helped create the multibillion-dollar wealth that trusted their backbreaking exertions.

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