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The history of black baseball in D.C. includes Frederick Douglass’ sons, Josh Gibson and the fight for equality — The Undefeated

Charles Douglass got here to Washington, D.C., in 1869 to start his clerkship at the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen and Deserted Lands. As soon as he and his...