Grover “Deacon” Jones, 83, is a special assistant to the president for the Sugar Land Skeeters, a member of the independent Atlantic League of Professional Baseball. He endured 11 rough years of racial prejudice in the minors in the 1950s and 60s.
Grover “Deacon” Jones, 83, is a special assistant to the president for the Sugar Land Skeeters, a member of the independent Atlantic League of Professional Baseball. He endured 11 rough years of racial prejudice in the minors in the 1950s and 60s. SPECIAL TO THE MIAMI HERALD
Grover “Deacon” Jones, 83, is a special assistant to the president for the Sugar Land Skeeters, a member of the independent Atlantic League of Professional Baseball. He endured 11 rough years of racial prejudice in the minors in the 1950s and 60s. SPECIAL TO THE MIAMI HERALD

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