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Before Jackie Robinson, an integrated baseball team from Bismarck pointed toward the future

Published 04/23/2013, Grand Forks Herald

Consider this while watching “42,” the new movie celebrating Jackie Robinson’s integration of Major League Baseball in 1947: A dozen years earlier, in the midst of the Great Depression, a team of white men and black men, from Bismarck, ND, competed in a national semi-pro tournament.

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