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Remembering Willie Mays, and Reggie Jackson Talks Racism - The Sports Lunatics

(Photo: Willie Mays/Getty Images)

The Sports Lunatics Shawn Lavigne and Howie Mooney pay tribute to one of the game’s true legends, Willie Mays. Renowned as the greatest baseball player of all time, Mays left an indelible mark on the field, inspiring players and fans alike. From his iconic catches to his powerful swing, Mays’s impact reverberates through generations.

(Photo: Reggie Jackson Birmingham A's/MLB via Getty Images)

But the episode doesn’t stop there. The Sports Lunatics also tackle the important topic of racism in baseball, focusing on the experiences of another legendary player, Reggie Jackson. Jackson’s journey to the major leagues was marked by challenges and adversity, and his candid comments shed light on the realities faced by Black athletes during that era.

Tune in for lively discussions, fascinating insights, and a celebration of baseball history. Whether you’re a die-hard fan or a casual observer, this episode is a home run!

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