Forgotten Pioneer: Dan Bankhead P Brooklyn Dodgers 1947-1951

In the spirit of Black History Month Sports Q&A will be  recognizing some forgotten/uknown African American pioneers in the sportsworld, many who achieved firsts and feats that sports fans are unaware of. First up: Dan Bankhead of the Brooklyn Dodgers, the first African American Major League pitcher. While many Major League Baseball fans rightly acknowledge Jackie Robinson for…