Via YouTube: Texas Sports Hall of Fame 2010 Induction Willie Wells:
Via YouTube St. Louis Historical Baseball Stadium: Stars Park: Learn about Stars Park in St. Louis.
Via YouTube: NEGRO LEAGUES BASEBALL TRIBUTE-MLB on FOX 2012 All-Star Pregame Show: Film courtesy of MLB ON FOX, aired during the 2012 MLB All-Star Pre-Game show on July 10, narrated by Terrence Howard. Poignant tribute …
Via YouTube: Jackie Robinson: A Life Story: An excerpt from the critically acclaimed national television special, “Jackie Robinson: A Life Story”.
Buck O’Neil Biography: A Brief Biography about Negro League Great Buck O’Neal
This is Buck’s story in his own words, tracing his life from his humble beginnings to the present. Not only an eyewitness account of the history of the Negro leagues told by one of the all-time greats, it is also a saga of the black experience, vividly illustrating what it was like to be a black American in the years before our country’s social conscience was awakened.
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Via YouTube Memphis Red Sox and Martin Stadium:
Oct 09 2013
Via YouTube: NEGRO LEAGUES BASEBALL1946 : Reece “Goose” Tatum, Indianapolis Clowns, Kansas City Monarchs: For half a century African American baseball players had their own leagues. These rare pieces of unedited silent footage of Negro American League players, shot in September 1946 at Cincinnati’s Crosley Field, focus on the amazing Reece Goose Tatum (1921 – …
Oct 06 2013
Jim Riley, a former president of the Society for American Baseball Research, uncovers some of the sport’s lost traditions and current vestiges
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Via YouTube: In his Baseball Hall of Fame induction speech in 1966, Ted Williams made a strong plea for inclusion of Negro league stars in the Hall. After the publication of Robert Peterson’s landmark book Only the Ball was White in 1970, the Hall of Fame found itself under renewed pressure to find a way …
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