Leroy “Satchel” Paige, American Negro Leagues and MLB pitcher & baseball legend. He was named All-Time Outstanding Player, and was the 1st player from the NL to be elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame. He was among the most famous & successful players from the Negro Leagues. His outstanding control as a pitcher, his infectious, cocky, enthusiastic personality and his love for the game made him a star. Sports Illustrated named him the hardest thrower in the history of baseball. R.I.P.

Leroy “Satchel” Paige, American Negro Leagues and MLB pitcher & baseball legend. He was named All-Time Outstanding Player, and was the 1st player from the NL to be elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame. He was among the most famous & successful players from the Negro Leagues. His outstanding control as a pitcher, his infectious, cocky, enthusiastic personality and his love for the game made him a star. Sports Illustrated named him the hardest thrower in the history of baseball. R.I.P.

negro league baseball | Former Negro League baseball player is living history

negro league baseball | Former Negro League baseball player is living history

John Henry "Pop" Lloyd (April 25, 1884 – March 19, 1964) [7] was an American baseball shortstop and manager in the Negro leagues. He is generally considered the greatest shortstop in Negro league history. Babe Ruth called him the best he ever saw.

John Henry "Pop" Lloyd (April 25, 1884 – March 19, 1964) [7] was an American baseball shortstop and manager in the Negro leagues. He is generally considered the greatest shortstop in Negro league history. Babe Ruth called him the best he ever saw.

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