What happened to OUR game?

Curtis Granderson's comments on the lack of African-Americans in baseball ring true

Updated: July 21, 2011, 9:34 AM ET
By Rob Parker | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- New York Yankees All-Star outfielder Curtis Granderson is right.

If you take an unofficial count of African-Americans in the stands at either Yankee Stadium or Citi Field, the numbers are low.

That's not to say that there aren't any black baseball fans because that's not true, either. Still, although there are no official numbers from the past to use as a comparison, it seems as the numbers are far less than people remember from just 20 years ago.

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