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PAT MORAN HAS BEEN NAMED TO THE ALL NEW ENGLAND DIVISION THREE BASEBALL TEAM.THE WINTERPORT NATIVE IS THE DESIGNATED HITTER FOR THE ST. JOES COLLEGE BASEBALL TEAM.ED RICE WILL HAVE ANOTHER FORUM AT THE BASEBALL HALL OF FAME NEXT MONTH. THE BANGOR TEACHER AND AUTHOR WILL SPEAK OF THE IMPACT THAT LOUIS SOCKALEXIS HAD ON MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL.SOCKALEXIS GREW UP AND IS NOW BURRIED ON INDIAN ISLAND.RICE MAINTAINS THAT HE ESSENTIALLY BROKE THE COLOR BARRIER 50 YEARS BEFORE JACKIE ROBINSON.AN AMAZING ATHLETE HE ENDOURED TREMENDOUS RACISM. THE CLEVELAND INDIANS ARE NAMED AFTER LOUIS SOCKALEXIS.