'Mr. Cub' Ernie Banks dies at 83
Chicago Cubs legend Ernie Banks died Friday in Chicago, family attorney Mark Bogan said. Banks was 83.
Charley Pride
Charlie Pride stops by The Marty Stuart Show. In this clip the Country Music Hall of Fame Member sings his classic, Kiss An Angel Good Morning.
Charlie Pride - Kiss an Angel Good Morning - YouTube
Jan 5, 2009 ... Charlie Pride stops by The Marty Stuart Show. In this clip the Country Music Hall of Fame Member sings his classic, Kiss An Angel Good ...
Dolf Luque
Adolfo Domingo De Guzmán "Dolf" Luque (August 4, 1890 – July 3, 1957), was an early 20th-century Cuban starting pitcher in Major League Baseball. Luque was inducted into the Cincinnati Reds Hal...
Dolf Luque - Wikipedia
Mamie Johnson
Mamie “Peanut” Johnson (born September 27, 1935) was one of three women, and the first female pitcher, to play in the Negro Leagues. She was born in Ridgeway, South Carolina in 1935. She was signed by...
'Mr. Cub' Ernie Banks dies at 83
Chicago Cubs legend Ernie Banks died Friday in Chicago, family attorney Mark Bogan said. Banks was 83.
Cleveland Clark
Cleveland Chiflan Clark (born July 14, 1919) is a former Negro league baseball player. He played for the New York Cubans from 1945 to 1948.
George Williams (Negro Leagues infielder)
George L. Williams (1864-1918) was an African-American baseball infielder in the Negro Leagues. He was recruited from a top amateur club in Philadelphia to play for the Cuban Giants in 1885. He served...
George Williams (Negro Leagues infielder) - Wikipedia
Sam Jethroe
Samuel Jethroe, nicknamed "The Jet" (January 20, 1918 – June 18, 2001), was an American center fielder in Negro league and Major League Baseball. With the Cincinnati & Cleveland Buckeyes he won a ...
Sam Jethroe - Wikipedia
Junius Bibbs
Junius Bibbs (October 31, 1910 – September 11, 1980) was an American infielder in baseball's Negro Leagues from about 1933 to 1944.
Junius Bibbs was born in Henderson, Kentucky to Lloyd Bibbs, a v...
Bill Riggins
Arvell "Bill" Riggins (February 7, 1900 – March 8, 1943) was an American baseball shortstop in the Negro Leagues. He played from 1920 to 1936 with several teams, including the Detroit Stars from 1920 ...
Butch Glass
Carl Lee "Butch" Glass (February 26, 1898 – October 19, 1972) was an African-American baseball pitcher in the Negro Leagues. He played from 1923 to 1930 with several teams, playing mostly for the Memp...
Edgar Wesley
Edgar Wesley (born May 2, 1891 and died July 1966) was a Negro Leagues First baseman for a few years before the founding of the first Negro National League, and in its first few seasons.Wesley played ...
Lennie Pearson
Leonard Curtis "Lennie" Pearson (May 23, 1918 – December 7, 1980) was an American baseball first baseman in the Negro Leagues. He played from 1937 to 1949, playing mostly with the Newark Eagles.
René González
Not to be confused with René González, a Cuban-American spy and member of the Cuban Five, or Rene Gonzales, a baseball player from Texas.René González (August 5, 1918 – May 9, 1982) was a Cuban profes...
Bertrum Hunter
Bertrum "Nate" Hunter (October 20, 1910 - April 25, 1948) was an American baseball pitcher in the Negro Leagues. He played professionally from 1931 to 1936 with several teams. He pitched for the East ...
Alonzo Boone
Alonzo D. "Buster" Boone (January 13, 1908 – April 8, 1982) was an American baseball pitcher and manager in the Negro Leagues. He played from 1929 to 1947 with several teams. Boone was involved ...
Scrip Lee
Holsey Scranton Scriptus Lee, Sr. (January 29, 1899 – February 13, 1974) was an African-American baseball pitcher in the Negro Leagues. He played from 1921 to 1934 with several teams. He was nicknamed...
Scrip Lee - Wikipedia
Joe Henry (baseball)
"Prince" Joe Henry (October 4, 1930 – January 2, 2009) was an American baseball player. He played for several Negro League teams in the 1950s.
Henry was born and raised in Brooklyn, Illinois, wher...
Jesse Rogers
Jesse James Rogers, Jr. (February 16, 1934 - March 20, 2013) was an American baseball player in the Negro and Minor leagues in the 1950s and 1960s.
A catcher and outfielder, Rogers barnstormed wit...
Tetelo Vargas
Juan Esteban Vargas (April 11, 1906 – December 30, 1971), better known as Tetelo Vargas, was an baseball player from the Dominican Republic.
An athletic teenager, Vargas spent his early year...
Joe Hewitt (baseball)
Joseph William "Joe Bill" Hewitt (August 7, 1885 - date of death unknown) was an American baseball shortstop in the Negro Leagues. He played from 1910 to 1932 with several teams. It appears that most ...
Joe Hewitt (baseball) - Wikipedia
Eudie Napier
Euthumn "Eudie" Napier (January 3, 1913 – March, 1983) was an American baseball catcher in the Negro Leagues. He played with the Homestead Grays in 1941, and from 1946 to 1948. He also played in the P...
Bruce Hocker
Bruce William Hocker (born August 6, 1894) was a Negro Leagues first baseman for several years before the founding of the first Negro National League.
Willie Ware
Willie Lee Ware was an American Negro league baseball player. He played for the Chicago American Giants from 1924 to 1926.
Eufemio Abreu
Eufemio Abreu (born 1901 – death date unknown) was a Cuban baseball catcher in Negro league baseball. He played from 1919 to 1925 with the Cuban Stars (West) and the Indianapolis ABCs.
Eufemio Abreu - Wikipedia
Fats Jenkins
Clarence Reginald "Fats" Jenkins (January 10, 1898 - December 6, 1968) was an African American professional baseball and basketball player from about 1920 to 1940 when both professional sports were ra...