Obituary: Nino Escalera (1929-2021)

RIP to Nino Escalera, one of two players who broke the color line with the Cincinnati Reds. According to the Society for American Baseball Research (SABR) via family members, he died on July 3 in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico, at the age of 91. Escalera played for the Reds in 1954 and became a very … Continue reading Obituary: Nino Escalera (1929-2021)