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Pedro Sierra looks back with pride on his time playing in the Negro Leagues

Twelve-hour road trips on hot, stuffy buses. Hostile hotels that turned “his kind” away. Crude taunts from baseball fans aimed at getting under his skin. Yes, Pedro Sierra said, he would do it again. “I am proud to have played in the Negro Leagues,” said Sierra, 77. “To me, it’s the most important chapter in the…

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