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  • • Obama, MJ join virtual salute to celebrate Negro Leagues
    2020
  • • Baseball's Black pioneers given 'Tip of the Cap'
    After a planned celebration of the 100-year anniversary of the founding of the Negro Leagues was shelved because of the pandemic, it moved to an online campaign called "Tip Your Cap," drawing tributes from presidents, leaders, entertainers and athletes....2020
  • • 'Still a long way to go': Q&A with Negro Leagues Museum curator
    2020
  • • Negro Leagues Museum lands 2nd $1M donation
    Major League Baseball celebrated the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Negro National League by joining with the Major League Baseball Players Association to announce their second joint $1 million donation to the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum,...2020
  • • Jack White donates $10K to restore Detroit-area Negro Leagues ballpark
    2019
  • • Interest in making Negro Leagues bobbleheads
    A Kickstarter campaign hopes to create a series of bobbleheads celebrating Negro League stars....2018
  • • Experience with Roberts part of charity auction
    For the seventh consecutive year, the Dodgers have joined MLB in a Winter Meetings charity auction, this time benefiting the Jackie Robinson Foundation and the Negro Leagues Museum, two important institutions that educate future generations of young people through honoring significant moments and individuals of baseball's past....2018
  • • Baseball in 1918: Inside the birth of the national anthem in sports, women's teams and Negro leagues
    The story of how World War I, a shortened season and a September World Series changed the game forever...2018
  • • Kendrick inspires with Negro Leagues speech
    Though Jackie Robinson may have carried the torch, he really was just the tip of the iceberg. That was the message conveyed by Bob Kendrick to a captivated audience on Monday night in a presentation to the more than 120 baseball players ages 13-14 from all over the country during Week Two of the 2018 Elite Development Invitational at Historic Dodgertown....2018
  • • Look: Mural in D.C. honors Negro League greats ahead of All-Star Game
    Those visiting Washington D.C. for Tuesday’s MLB All-Star Game will have a chance to honor three Negro League legends, all of whom played in D.C.Per Michael Clair of MLB.com, the mural is “located in the alley between Ben’s Chili Bowl on U Street and the Lincoln Theatre.” It honors Mamie “Peanut” Johnson, one of only three women to play in the Negro Leagues, and Josh Gibson, who, per Clair, the Ba...2018

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  • • Red Sox's Bradley, Betts, and Bogaerts Give MLB a New-Age 'Killer B's'
    2016

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  • • Look: Mural in D.C. honors Negro League greats ahead of All-Star Game
    Those visiting Washington D.C. for Tuesday’s MLB All-Star Game will have a chance to honor three Negro League legends, all of whom played in D.C.Per Michael Clair of MLB.com, the mural is “located in the alley between Ben’s Chili Bowl on U Street and the Lincoln Theatre.” It honors Mamie “Peanut” Johnson, one of only three women to play in the Negro Leagues, and Josh Gibson, who, per Clair, the Ba...2018
  • • Negro Leagues draft with NLBM president
    MLB.com columnist Joe Posnanski and Negro Leagues Baseball Museum president Bob Kendrick draft teams featuring the best players from the Negro Leagues....2018
  • • World Series Champion Royals Visit President Barack Obama at White House
    2016
  • • Red Sox's Bradley, Betts, and Bogaerts Give MLB a New-Age 'Killer B's'
    2016

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  • • Baseball’s Unappreciated Power Duo
    Josh Gibson and Buck Leonard formed a fearsome middle of the order for the Homestead Grays of the Negro Leagues, but statistics from their era are incomplete....2018
  • • Red Sox's Bradley, Betts, and Bogaerts Give MLB a New-Age 'Killer B's'
    2016

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  • • Red Sox's Bradley, Betts, and Bogaerts Give MLB a New-Age 'Killer B's'
    2016
  • • Mill Valley Little League gets lesson on the Negro Leagues
    It may have started with a single tweet, but it ended with a standing ovation that shook the gym at Old Mill School in Mill Valley, California, a small town north of San Francisco. Bob Kendrick, the president of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City, may have been a long way from home, but standing on that middle school stage in front of 100 or so parents, coaches and kids from the Mill...2016
  • • A's coach Jensen proud to share heritage
    There are few detailed records from the Negro Leagues era, many of the names lost in time except for those revived through stories, like the ones Marcus Jensen heard as a youngster from his grandfather....2016
  • • Whitaker honored during Negro Leagues Tribute weekend
    Lou Whitaker has advice for kids looking to get into baseball: If you want to make it, you have to work at it....2015
  • • Minnie Minoso, Former Chicago White Sox Star, Dies at Age 89
    2015
  • • Cubs Legend Ernie Banks Dies at Age 83
    2015

Top Negro Leagues news

  • • Cubs Legend Ernie Banks Dies at Age 83
    2015
  • • Minnie Minoso, Former Chicago White Sox Star, Dies at Age 89
    2015
  • • Monte Irvin, Star Outfielder Who Lost His Prime to Racism, Dies at 96
    Irvin, among the most talented players in the Negro leagues, was already 30 when he joined the New York Giants in 1949. “I was way past my peak then,” he later said....2016
  • • Jones gives $20K to Negro Leagues museum
    Jones gives $20K to Negro Leagues museum...2017
  • • Mamie Johnson, Trailblazer in the Negro Leagues, Dies at 82
    Johnson, known as Peanut, was the only woman known to pitch in the leagues, playing for the Indianapolis Clowns and compiling an impressive record....2017
  • • Baseball's Black pioneers given 'Tip of the Cap'
    2020
  • • Negro Leagues Museum lands 2nd $1M donation
    2020
  • • PHOTOS: Red Sox, Mariners to wear Negro Leagues throwback uniforms Saturday
    2015
  • • Legacy of Negro Leagues remains vibrant
    The Negro Leagues Baseball Museum was, at first, a small, unmarked room in the Lincoln Building in Kansas City. If visitors ever came by, which they never did, there were only a few scraps of memorabilia to see....2017
  • • Last of 3 women to play in Negro Leagues dies
    Negro Leagues Baseball Museum President Bob Kendrick called Mamie "Peanut" Johnson "truly a pioneer."...2017

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  • • Red Sox's Bradley, Betts, and Bogaerts Give MLB a New-Age 'Killer B's'
    2016
  • • Cubs Legend Ernie Banks Dies at Age 83
    2015

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  • • Red Sox's Bradley, Betts, and Bogaerts Give MLB a New-Age 'Killer B's'
    2016
  • • A Cubs Fan's Tribute to the Legendary Ernie Banks
    2015

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