Sept. 1952. "St. Louis Browns pitcher Satchel Paige." Sporting Brownie the Elf. Kodachrome by Look magazine staff photographer Bob Lerner. (Kodachrome)
Leroy “Satchel” Paige, the first Negro League player elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame. Paige signed with the Cleveland Indians in 1948 and two days later became the oldest rookie and the first Black to pitch in an American League baseball game.’
Satchel Paige New York Black Yankees Yankee Stadium 1941 George Strock for LIFE Magazine
Satchel Paige, Negro Leagues
Satchel Paige and Goose Tatum
Hank Aaron, photo taken by George Silk, 1957.
Satchel Paige & Jackie Robinson, 1945.
Charlie 'whip" Davis & Satchel Paige