Former Negro League Baseball Players Honored at the White House

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  • Heroes of Baseball
  • Minnie Forbes
  • Mamie Johnson
  • Larry LeGrande
  • James "Red" Moore
  • Minnie "Cuban Comet" Minoso
  • Bob Scott
  • Ron Teasley
  • Pedro Sierra
  • Larry Lester

Heroes of Baseball

The Negro League produced baseball legends including Satchel Paige, Josh Gibson and Gus Greenlee and serves as a pillar of African-American achievement in sports history. President Obama met with former Negro League baseball players at the White House this week. Take a look at more details about those players’ lives. LaToya Bowlah

(Photo: Official White House Photo)

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