BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Baseball Hall of Famer Reggie “Mr. October” Jackson

Oakland, CA July 2, 1969 - Oakland A’s slugger Reggie Jackson surrounded by sports writers in the locker room. (Photo by Ron Riesterer / Oakland Tribune Staff Archives)

Sliding into home, April 14, 1970. (Photo by Lonnie Wilson / Oakland Tribune Staff Archives)

Jackson giving some tips to local kids on throwing after a workout at the Coliseum in April 1974. (Photo by Russ Reed / Oakland Tribune Staff Archives)