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How can you contact people who played in the Negro League?

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βˆ™ 2015-07-15 18:25:54

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That would be fun to talk to them but most have them have passed away by now+

You may wish to contact the Negro League Baseball Players Association at They have a "Contact Us" link which should help you get started with contacting the remaining players from that era.


I wouldn't get too discouraged - the Negro Leagues lasted until the early 60s, so plenty of former Negro Leaguers are only in their 60s and 70s

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