Asked in Special Education
Did Satchel Paige have special traning or education?
Leroy "Satchel" Paige had no specific education for he lived in a ghetto of bellefonte pennsylvania. His work experience was selling bottles on the street that he found in the trash. He got in trouble and had to go to reform school. That's all i know hope it helped. ...
Asked in Baseball History
How did Satchel Paige get the name Satchel?
During his years as a baggage-handler, Paige earned his now-famous nickname "Satchel." Most accounts of the "Satchel" nickname origin say Paige earned it because, often carrying many bags at once, his friends told him he looked like a "satchel tree." Read more: Satchel Paige - Growing Up - Famous Sports Stars, Sports Stars, Baseball, League, Mobile, Born, Children, and Negro http://sports.jrank.org/pages/3585/Paige-Satchel-Growing-Up.html#ixzz1F6ldwWYk ...