Tag: Negro Leagues Baseball Museum

One hundred years later, the Negro Leagues are finally, officially, a major league too. Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred announced Wednesday that seven of the historic all-Black professional baseball leagues, which operated between 1920…

Amid the ever-present pandemic and sprawling protests of racial injustice, with baseball imploding and visions of opening day 2020 now seeming like a mirage, at least there was solace and perspective to be embraced Tuesday…

To appreciate a potential shimmering light ahead, let’s start with a baseline point of contrast: This week in the sad parade of events postponed or canceled amid the scourge of the COVD-19 coronavirus pandemic, another…

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Negro Leagues Baseball Museum is making big plans to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Kansas City meeting that started it all. The museum announced plans for a yearlong celebration…