The Astros are the first World Series team in more than a half-century with a roster that doesn't include a single African-American player.
"Of course I noticed it. How could you not?" Morgan said while the Astros took batting practice before the opener in
Morgan said it's a predicament and a challenge for Major League Baseball. While more players from around the world are making it to the majors —
"It's a daunting task to get African-American kids into baseball, and I don't see the trend changing," he said.
The last World Series team without a black player was the 1953