Mariners’ Dave Sims is one of few Black play-by-play announcers in MLB

Written by on March 3, 2024

In February for Black History Month, USA TODAY Sports is publishing the series "29 Black Stories in 29 Days." We examine the issues, challenges and opportunities Black athletes and sports officials continue to face after the nation’s reckoning on race following the murder of George Floyd in 2020. This is the fourth installment of the series.

Dave Sims sits against a bright red backdrop. It's quite the contrast to the navy blue and forest green team colors he's usually around. He said his wife wanted to freshen up . . .

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