Archives: Roger Ingles

Race to Home Plate: Branch Rickey and Jackie Robinson

A new biopic about Jackie Robinson, the first African American to play Major League Baseball, opens Friday. The movie stars Harrison Ford as Branch Rickey, the baseball executive who signed Robinson to the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947. In this hour of All Sides, we’ll take a look at Branch Rickey’s legacy, and how he broke baseball’s color barrier.

What Makes a Good Coach?

What makes a good coach? Today, we’ll talk to author and co-founder of Coach for America Joe Ehrmann about just that.

Risks for Youth Athletes

Sports injuries (including increased risk for concussions) for young athletes.