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Diversity important to Sox GM

As number of African-Americans in MLB dwindles, Williams weighs his obligations

Updated: June 13, 2012, 11:14 AM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Orlando Hudson has been on the Chicago White Sox for only two weeks, but he knows he holds a singular distinction.

"Now I'm the only one," the 34-year-old Hudson said. "I'm the long-lost brother of Chicago."

Hudson laughed, but he really didn't want to get into the issue, the dwindling percentage of African-Americans in his sport. Each of the past three times he had talked race and baseball, he said with a laugh, he got himself in trouble.

"I get too in-depth ...

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