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2018 HoME Election Results

After only being able to induct three players last year, the Modern Era Committee and the BBWAA did us a solid, though not necessarily with the right players, by allowing us to add six players to the HoME in 2018. 2,137 more words


Evaluating Negro Leagues Corner Outfielders

The Negro Leagues didn’t exactly churn out high-profile corner outfielders. If you think about it for a moment this makes sense. The best righty athletes played shortstop, third base, or centerfield. 2,583 more words

Negro Leagues

Negro League World Series - Part 4

The 2017 Baseball Winter Meetings are scheduled for December 10 – 14 in Orlando, Florida.  Baseball fans will be looking on with anticipation for any trades or free agent signings coming from the meetings that will affect teams in 2018.    852 more words

African American History


A belated happy Friday the 13th to you, White Sox fans!

Or was it?

Here are some nuggets on the White Sox and the most superstitious day on the calendar (Warning: some of these may not be suitable for those with triskaidekaphobia): 646 more words


Sox and their Cubans

The Chicago White Sox have a long history of signing Cuban players that date back to their first ever black player and THE first ever black Cuban player in the Majors, Minnie Minoso. 530 more words