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As the St. Louis Cardinals play their 2013 home opener today,¬†Japanese or Japanese American players are no unusual site in Major League ballparks.¬† But that wasn’t always the case. Samuel Regalado notes that the first Major Leaguer of Japanese American … Continue reading

Bill Littlefield, the host of NPR’s Only a Game interviewed Samuel Regalado, the author of Nikkei Baseball: Japanese American Players from Immigration and Internment to the Major Leagues. The interview ran on the March 9, 2013, broadcast of Only a … Continue reading