The actor goes in-depth about how he worked for the role, trains with former big-leaguers to make sure he gets the baseball right and if he thinks MLB's gender barrier will be broken (he does). read more
NEW YORK (AP) — Rev. Jesse Jackson is helping Major League Baseball mark the 67th anniversary of the day Jackie Robinson broke baseball's color barrier, praising Commissioner Bud Selig for the strides the sport has taken in minority...
The lead character, a woman who breaks the game's gender barrier, will pitch for the San Diego Padres as the production shoots at the team's Petco Park. read more
Pitch is already making a lot of noise ahead of its fall premiere. The hype not only comes from the controversial premise but what the series hopes to do: break the gender barrier in Major League Baseball.
Creator Dan Fogelman also hopes that he thinks the gender barrier in Major League Baseball will be broken soon as the series remains more than relevant in today's landscape. read more