John Irvin Kennedy’s Negro League baseball career was wedged between his two attempts to play in the Major Leagues. After college (Edward Waters College in Jacksonville, Florida), the slick fielding shortstop played two seasons in Canada on a team managed by former Negro League star Willie Wells. 293 more words
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(Via Bill Cotterell, Democrat correspondent)
This one was just from today, definitely a great read.
The 1913 World Series. Note the LENGTH of the games:
Game 1: A’s 6, Giants 4. Time: 2:06
Game 2: Giants 3, A’s 0. Time: 2:22 (10 innings) 400 more words