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Opinion: Outplaying Segregation, Negro National League Hits 100-Year Milestone

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Opinion: Outplaying Segregation, Negro National League Hits 100-Year Milestone

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Baseball's Negro Leagues were formally founded a hundred years ago this week. They should never have had to exist — but they sure had some glorious players and times. Satchel Paige, Josh Gibson, Cool Papa Bell, and many more stars who couldn't play in the major leagues because of the cruelty of …

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