Category Archive: List: Players in the Hall of Fame

Negro Leagues Players who are in the National Baseball Hall of Fame

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Leon Day

The most consistently outstanding pitcher in the Negro National League during the late 1930’s and 1940’s, Leon Day was a heady pitcher whose money pitch was his fastball.

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Willie Wells

Willie Wells was one of the top shortstops of all time, black or white.

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Willie (Bill) Foster

A half-brother of the famous Rube Foster, Willie Foster was the greatest left-handed pitcher from the Negro Leagues.

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Bullet Joe Rogan

An outstanding pitcher with a tremendous fastball, a fine curve and good control, “Bullet” Rogan was a star for the Kansas City Monarchs for almost 20 years.

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Smokey Joe Williams

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During the first half of its existence, Smokey Joe Williams was to black baseball what Satchel Paige was to the latter half.

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Turkey Stearnes

A left-handed power threat, Turkey Stearnes played “long ball” for 19 years in the Negro Leagues beginning in 1923, his first year in the league, when he hit 35 home runs.

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Hilton Smith

A teammate of Satchel Paige’s on the Kansas City Monarchs, Hilton Smith was best known for being Satchel’s “relief.”

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Ray Brown

Ray Brown

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Willard Brown

Willard Brown

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Andy Cooper

Andy Cooper

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