Stage set for history: Roberts vs. Baker | dodgers.com

WASHINGTON — Three miles from the home of America’s first African-American president, our national pastime will witness a profoundly welcome milestone on Friday. When Dusty Baker’s Washington Nationals host Dave Roberts’ Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 1 of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park (5:30 p.m. ET, FS1), it will mark the first meeting between minority managers in the Major League Baseball postseason — 69 years after Jackie Robinson broke baseball’s color barrier.

Source: Stage set for history: Roberts vs. Baker | dodgers.com

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