Originally Posted by bobobob
It could be a couple of things, I guess.
The cultural preference for a certain sport by young women.
The lack of baseball facilities in neighborhoods.
The different costs of equipment supplies of the two sports.
If it was racism, I think it would have made the news by now.
Look at the decline of African American participation in Baseball compared to the 70's and 80's. For I'm sure a myriad of reasons the diamond sports aren't as popular with African Americans.
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