Negro National League

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, […]

Celebrating Black History: Negro Baseball League Founded Today In 1886


Today in Black History [February 3] the first substantial Negro Baseball League was founded in 1920. The league was founded that year by Rube Foster, known as the father of Black baseball. The league he founded was called the Negro National League. Visit for more information The Negro National League was one of several Black […]