Detroit Tigers: Meet José Méndez, the first Afro-Cuban to play in Detroit

Motor City Bengals

The state of Michigan, as a collective for the history of Black players, has stories that go back into the late 1800s, starting with University of Michigan graduate Moses Fleetwood Walker who was the first African-American to play in a professional league. The Page Fence Giants, who played in Adrian, Michigan, were one of the…

Articles You May Like

Tigers LIVE 5.15.22: Tarik Skubal
Henning: Tigers’ somber day and forecast has three chances to get better
Enough with Detroit Tigers injuries. Would someone please put Tarik Skubal in bubble wrap?
Pirates at Cubs | MLB Game of the Week Live on YouTube
GameThread: Tigers vs. Orioles, 1:40 p.m.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.