Leroy Robert Satchel Page

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Leroy Robert Satchel Page

Leroy Robert “Satchel” Paige was an American baseball player whose pitching in the Negro leagues and in Major League Baseball (MLB) made him a legend in his own lifetime. As a member of the Cleveland Indians, Paige became the oldest rookie in Major league Baseball, at the age of 42, making him the first African American Pitcher in the American League. He attracted record crowds wherever he pitched .


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