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The Negro League started in 1885 and ended in 1951. Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier in 1947.

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Why did the negro league end?

After the integration of professional baseball two factors combined to bring about the collapse of the Negro Leagues: (a) the best players from the top Negro League teams were signed by Major League organizations, thus weakening the top Negro League teams, and (b) the interest of black fans was quickly drawn away from the Negro Leagues as they focused their interest on the performance of Jackie Robinson and other black pioneers in the major leagues


Who played in the Negro League?

Negroes.


When did the negro league baseball exist?

The first organized league of teams consisting solely of African-Americans -- it was called the Negro National League -- was in 1920. This first league lasted until 1931. A second league, also called the Negro National League, was organized in 1933. Another league, the Negro American League, was launched in 1937. The former folded after the 1949 season, the latter held on until 1962.


When did the negro baseball league begin and when did it end?

The first league for African-American ball players was founded in 1887, even as some minor league clubs had such players on their rosters. The last such league folded in 1951.


When did the last negro baseball league closed?

The Negro National League disbanded after the 1949 season. The Negro American League continued playing games until 1958, but were barely a minor league. Schedules became increasingly erratic, and the teams were more a group of independent barn-stormers than part of a league.

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What year was the negro league invented'?

1920


Who is JL Wilkerson and what did he do for negro baseball league?

He was a Negro League manager. He also had a seat on the Negro League Board.


What was the Negro League in baseball?

The Negro League was a league founded by Ruth Foster. The Negro League let black people play baseball in their own league. The Negro League was the major league for black people. Most people do not believe this but the Negro League was rougher than the major league back around the 1900s. When Ruth Foster died the Negro League shut down. A few years later Gus Greenlee took over the Negro League. He was a manager of a team. He had the team with Sachel Paige on it. If you weren't aware he was the best Negro baseball player.


When was Negro Southern League created?

Negro Southern League was created in 1920.


Why did the negro league end?

After the integration of professional baseball two factors combined to bring about the collapse of the Negro Leagues: (a) the best players from the top Negro League teams were signed by Major League organizations, thus weakening the top Negro League teams, and (b) the interest of black fans was quickly drawn away from the Negro Leagues as they focused their interest on the performance of Jackie Robinson and other black pioneers in the major leagues


When was National Negro Business League created?

National Negro Business League was created in 1900.


When was League of Struggle for Negro Rights created?

League of Struggle for Negro Rights was created in 1930.


What is the difference between the Negro League and The Girls of Summer?

The Negro League are men and I don't know the rest.


Who owned the Negro Fellowship League?

The Negro Fellowship League was originally started by Ida B. Wells.


What date was baseball's negro national league founded by Andrew rube foster?

It was in the year of 1920.


When was the Negro league started?

1926


Who played in the Negro League?

Negroes.

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