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Louis Castro (bottom row, left) played 42 games as a second baseman for the Philadelphia Athletics during the 1902 season. Because his birthplace is questioned by baseball historians, he may or may not have been the first Hispanic player in the Major Leagues. (Oscar Winter / Courtesy of Library of Congress)

Debating Louis Castro

Was he the first foreign-born Hispanic in the Major Leagues?

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