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Larry Doby

Doby with the Indians in 1953
Center fielder / Manager
Born: (1923-12-13)December 13, 1923
Camden, South Carolina
Died: June 18, 2003(2003-06-18) (aged 79)
Montclair, New Jersey
Batted: Left Threw: Right

I knew being accepted was going to be hard, but I knew I was involved in a situation that was going to bring opportunities to other blacks.
Larry Doby
Kids are our future, and we hope baseball has given them some idea of what it is to live together and how we can get along, whether you be black or white.
Larry Doby