Dec 02 2013

Satchel Paige 1948 baseball pitcher Indians v Braves

YouTube Satchel Paige 1948 baseball pitcher Indians v Braves: Satch coming into the game as a relief pitcher. Hall of Fame player. “Don’t look back, something may be gaining on you.” Began his career in the Negro Baseball leagues. He was perhaps in his 40s when he was allowed into the white major leagues. His …

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Dec 02 2013

Negro Leagues Baseball Museum

Via YouTube: Negro Leagues Baseball Museum: The Negro Leagues Baseball Museum is often overlooked when visitors flock to Kansas City for mostly business travel and BBQ. For true baseball fans though it is a place of inspiration, a place of dedication and place to remember the struggles many of us go through to attain the …

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Dec 02 2013

Negro Baseball Leagues

YouTube: Negro Baseball Leagues: Some pics of some of the untold history of African-American Super Stars of another generation. All Natural Super Stars who brought excitement to a game that had none before.

Oct 30 2013

1954 World Series Game 2: Indians vs Giants

YouTube: 1954 World Series Game 2: Indians vs Giants: Cleveland Indians vs New York Giants @ the polo grounds Early Winn vs Johnny Antonelli Indians Lineup Al Smith LF Bobby Avila 2B Larry Doby CF Al Rosen 3B Vic Wertz 1B wally westlake RF George Strickland SS Jim Hegan C Early Winn P Giants Lineup …

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Oct 30 2013

Rare Satchel Paige Color Footage: From the Academy Film Archive

Via YouTube: Rare Satchel Paige Color Footage: From the Academy Film Archive: From the Richard Brooks Estate, this rediscovered 16mm film preserved by the Academy Film Archive features rare color footage of the legendary Satchel Paige pitching in an exhibition baseball game at Wrigley Field, Los Angeles on November 7, 1948. As the footage begins, …

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Oct 30 2013

1954 World Series Game 1: Indians vs Giants

From YouTube: 1954 World Series Game 1: Indians vs Giants: Claveland Indians vs New York Giants Bob lemon vs Sal Maglie willie mays makes a famous, great over the shoulder catch Bob Lemon vs Sal Maglie Indians Lineup Al Smith LF Bobby Avila 2B Larry Doby CF Al Rosen 3B Vic Wertz 1B Dave Philley …

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Oct 30 2013

Buck O’Neil Biography

Buck O’Neil Biography: A Brief Biography about Negro League Great Buck O’Neal

Oct 30 2013

SABR Negro Leagues Legends – 2012 MLB All-Star FanFest

Via YouTube: SABR Negro Leagues Legends – 2012 MLB All-Star FanFest: The SABR Negro Leagues Legends panel discussion was held at the MLB All-Star FanFest on July 7, 2012, in Kansas City, Missouri. The panel consisted of historian and author Larry Lester; Bob Motley, former Negro Leagues umpire; and Robert Paige, son of Hall of …

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Oct 29 2013

St. Louis Historical Baseball Stadium: Stars Park

Via YouTube St. Louis Historical Baseball Stadium: Stars Park: Learn about Stars Park in St. Louis.

Oct 19 2013

Soul of the Game

Via YouTube: Soul of the Game: Soul of the Game is a 1996 made-for-television movie about Negro league baseball. It starred Blair Underwood as Jackie Robinson, Delroy Lindo as Satchel Paige and Mykelti Williamson as Josh Gibson. The film depicts Paige and Gibson as the pitching and hitting stars, respectively, of the Negro Leagues in …

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