Think your son spends too much time on the computer? He could be changing history.
If you visited the most recent Negro League baseball reunion, one face would stand out in particular – a white one, belonging to an 18-year-old, Cam Perron. Several years ago, his casual interest in baseball history became an obsession that has led to documentation, reunions, and even pensions for black players who spent the majority of their careers with little if any fanfare. For more, here is the segment on this week’s “Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel” on HBO.