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The Negro leagues were United States professional baseball leagues comprising teams ... The first nationally known black professional baseball team was founded in 1885 when three clubs, the Keystone Athletics of Philadelphia, the Orions of ...

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Apr 13, 2017 ... The rise of organized baseball after the Civil War led to early attempts to segregate the sport. The National Association of Amateur Base Ball ...

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African-Americans began to play baseball in the late 1800s on military teams, college teams, and company teams. They eventually found their way to ...

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Negro league, any of the associations of African American baseball teams active ... 10,000 fans to the stadium of the Philadelphia (now Oakland) Athletics.

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Negro League players are often portrayed as victims of baseball's color line, which, .... By the 1880s, baseball (the sport, as distinct from Major League Baseball, ...

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Image Courtesy of Center for Negro League Baseball Research. Baseball was ... At this early time it was still an amateur sport that attracted all races. There were ...

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Facts & Information about the Negro Leagues, African-American Professional Baseball Leagues in Black History Negro League summary: In the nineteenth ce. ... They can trace their professional ties within the sport to John Bud Fowler, who  ...