NEWSLETTER SIGNUP

CONNECT WITH WLIW21

  • DONATE
LOADING

Episode

S1 E5: Part 5: Shadow Ball

Throughout America, and even on the baseball diamonds in New York's Central Park, thousands of homeless people build shantytowns called "Hoovervilles." More than ever, America needs heroes. And even as it struggles to make it through the Depression, baseball provides them. Inning Five, Shadow Ball, tells the story of the Negro Leagues in the 1930s, excluded from major league play at that time.
Aired: 3/13/2020 | 2:03:05
©2020 WNET All Rights Reserved.   825 Eighth Avenue, New York, NY 10019