62 minutes | Dec 19, 2020

The Negro Leagues Are Not Less Than w/ Clinton Yates

Clinton Yates (The Undefeated) joins Rhea to talk about why MLB's decision to recognize the records and statistics from the Negro Leagues is the problem not the solution, and why words like "recognize" and "elevate" reflect the same white supremacist vision of the sport that segregated professional baseball in the first place.Follow Clinton Yates:https://twitter.com/clintonyatesRead Clinton's article on The Undefeated:https://theundefeated.com/features/mlb-elevating-the-status-of-negro-leagues-is-the-problem-not-the-solution/Listen to Three Swings Ad Free on Forever Dog Plus:https://foreverdogpodcasts.com/plusTHIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY QUIP:*Get your first Quip refill free at GetQuip.com/BaseballSUPPORT THREE SWINGS ON PATREON:https://www.patreon.com/threeswingsCONNECT W/ THREE SWINGS ON TWITTER & INSTAGRAM AND SEND YOUR #ROSINBAG QUESTIONS:https://twitter.com/threeswingspodhttps://www.instagram.com/threeswingspodTHREE SWINGS IS A FOREVER DOG PODCAST:https://foreverdogpodcasts.com/podcasts/three-swings
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