The Forgotten League: A History of Negro League Baseball by BookCaps
Approx. 12,400 words.
Published on September 14, 2012.
Rube Foster, Cool Papa Bell, Monte Irvin, Buck Leonard…they are some of the greatest players to ever play the game; so why have so few people heard of them? Because they never played in the MLB; they were the heroes of a baseball league often forgotten: The Negro League.