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Larry Doby Obit

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Larry Doby Obit

Larry Doby Obit

Larry Doby Obit

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Baseball pioneer Larry Doby, the first African-American in the American League, has died after a long illness. Host Neal Conan talks with Jerry Izenberg, columnist with the Newark, N.J., Star-Ledger, about the life and death of Larry Doby.

Guest:

Jerry Izenberg
*Sports Columnist, Newark, N.J., Star-Ledger