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Follow Yankees ace CC Sabathia (@CC_Sabathia) throughout the month of February as he tweets a daily tribute to an African-American athlete who made a difference ...
Sabathia explains why he decided to do this:
It's Feb 1... let's kick off black history month by paying tribute to the great athletes who changed their sport and the world around them ... each of them have led the way and inspired me to get to where I am today. So stay tuned I'm going to highlight a different athlete everyday this month, hit me back with your favorites and remember to use #bhm
The "say hey kid" had 660 HR, .302 avg, 12 gold gloves, and played for the NY Giants? #bhm
4.12 40 yd dash fastest ever at NFL combine, heisman winner, and only athlete to be named an all star in 2 sports #bhm
The only rusher in NFL history to avg over 100 yards a game...for his career #bhm
In honor of today's game, this athlete has 3 rings and was MVP of Super Bowl XXIII #bhm
The NBA's all time leading scorer, 6 time MVP, 6 time champion, and now serving his country in the State dpmt #bhm
This athlete was a hero to probably more kids than anyone on my list. I wanna be like ... #bhm
In honor of his trainer Angelo Dundee (RIP), today's tribute goes to the greatest of all time #bhm
1st athlete, the "hammer" from Mobile, AL. Broke the Babe's HR record and still holds the record for career RBIs #bhm
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Keith Law's Top 100 prospects are out. The Yankees have four players on the list. Those who follow this closely know who Mason Williams is, those who ...