Category Archives: Baseball

History of the Minors: El Comandante on the Mound

1959 Havana Sugar Kings Continue reading

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History of the Minors: Rochester Fans Step Up to the Plate

1957 Rochester Red Wings Continue reading

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History of the Minors: There’s No Equal Rights in Baseball

Eleanor Engle and the 1952 Harrisburg Senators Continue reading

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History of the Minors: When the Mighty Babe Struck Out in Chattanooga

Jackie Mitchell and the Chattanooga Lookouts Continue reading

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History of the Minors: Was This the Worst Team Ever?

1926 Reading Keystones Continue reading

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History of the Minors: Ty Cobb’s Side Hustle

The New Haven Colonials Continue reading

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With no baseball season in sight… Try these documentaries

Reviews of Screwball, No-No, the Battered Bastards and more Continue reading

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Remembering Roosevelt Stadium, Jackie Robinson and Johnny Temple

Organized baseball’s color barrier was torn down here. Continue reading

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The Bloomers: Baseball’s Barnstorming Women

The Bloomer Girls didn’t always win, but they filled the ball parks wherever they played.
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Segregating Baseball: Little Giants and White Stockings

The 1887 exhibition game that defined race relations in baseball. Continue reading

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