Negro Leagues

Lids Announces First-Ever Retail Partnership w/ Harlem Globetrotters, The Negro Leagues Museum, and Black Fives

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Lids, a prominent sports store, announced a first-ever retail relationship with The Negro Leagues Museum, Black Fives, and Harlem Globetrotters to recognize three historic Black sports institutions. Starting in February, each property’s items in collaboration with Lids – including apparel and accessories such as jerseys, caps, and shorts – will be sold year-round for the first time […]

SOURCE SPORTS: CC Sabathia Serves as Creative Director for Clothing Collection That Honors the Negro Leagues


Roots of Fight apparel brand and the Major League Baseball players Association is launching a clothing collection in celebration of the Negro Leagues’ 100th anniversary. Visit for more information The collection has World Series champion, Cy Young Award winner, and one of the famed ‘Black Aces’ CC Sabathia as the Creative Director. The collection […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Black Baseball Pioneers Have “Cap Tipped” For 100 Year Negro League Anniversary


On Monday, Former presidents, civil rights leaders, entertainers and sports greats gave a virtual salute to the 100-year anniversary of the Negro Leagues. Visit for more information The league was founded in 1920 as the Negro National League by legendary African-American pitcher, Rube Foster. The campaign launched with photos and videos from Hank Aaron, […]