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Pumpsie Green, 1st black player on Red Sox, dies at 85

When Elijah “Pumpsie” Green, the first black player on the Boston Red Sox, walked to the plate at Fenway Park for the first time in 1959, the fans rose to cheer him on.

https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/obituaries/2019/07/17/pumpsie-green-black-player-red-sox-dies/

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