How can Major League Baseball players of the early 20th century claim to be the best in the world when many did not play against ball players of color?
Because of segregation, Black baseball players played in the Negro Leagues, while the more lucrative and glamorous Major Leagues had a no Negro policy for decades.
Although many Negro Leagues players did not get the shine they deserved during their lifetimes make no mistake about it, baseball did not just represent America’s pastime.
Baseball also represented Black America’s pastime.
Therefore, let RegalMag.com take a trip back to the past and honor its all-time all-Negro Leagues baseball team in honor of the 100th anniversary of the Negro National League (NNL).
Read the full article here: http://www.regalmag.com/regal-mag-all-time-all-negro-leagues-baseball-team-a-2340.html