Missouri - Loved Kansas City with the fantastc BBQ sauses and the Negro League Baseball Museum

Missouri - Loved Kansas City with the fantastc BBQ sauses and the Negro League Baseball Museum

Actual footage (1946) of Negro League Baseball player Reece "Goose" Tatum of the Indianapolis Clowns and the  Kansas City Monarchs.

Actual footage (1946) of Negro League Baseball player Reece "Goose" Tatum of the Indianapolis Clowns and the Kansas City Monarchs.

On May 2, 1920, the very first Negro League Baseball game was played in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Negro National League (NNL) was established earlier that year on February 13, 1920. This would be the very first baseball league for African American baseball players.

On May 2, 1920, the very first Negro League Baseball game was played in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Negro National League (NNL) was established earlier that year on February 13, 1920. This would be the very first baseball league for African American baseball players.

Satchel Paige! I think he could have been the greatest pitcher of all time. It's a tragedy that due to segregation he never got the opportunity to prove it in the Major Leagues during his prime.

Satchel Paige! I think he could have been the greatest pitcher of all time. It's a tragedy that due to segregation he never got the opportunity to prove it in the Major Leagues during his prime.

Leroy "Satchel" Paige.     Paige became a pitcher for the Kansas City Monarchs in 1941.     [Courtesy of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum]

Leroy "Satchel" Paige. Paige became a pitcher for the Kansas City Monarchs in 1941. [Courtesy of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum]

negro league baseball | BASEBALL ENDS 1951,NEGRO LEAGUES BASEBALL,NEGRO BASEBALL LEAGUE ...

negro league baseball | BASEBALL ENDS 1951,NEGRO LEAGUES BASEBALL,NEGRO BASEBALL LEAGUE ...

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