Don Newcombe Dies at 92; Dodger Pitcher Helped Break Racial Barrier – The New York Times

Don Newcombe, the major leagues’ first outstanding black pitcher and a star for the Brooklyn Dodgers in their glory years, the 1950s, died on Tuesday. He was 92.

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