Leroy Robert " Satchel " Paige (July 7, 1906 June 8, 1982) was an American Negro league baseball. Who is notable for being perhaps the best pitcher in baseball history. For his longevity in the game, and for attracting record crowds wherever he pitched.Paige was a right-handed pitcher, and at age 42 in 1948, he was the oldest major league rookie while playing for the Cleveland Indians. He played with the St. Until age 47, and represented them in the All-Star Game. He was the first player who had played in the Negro leagues to pitch in the World Series, in 1948, and was the first electee of the Committee on Negro Baseball Leagues to be inducted in the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Paige first played for the semi-professional Mobile Tigers. He began his professional baseball. Career in 1926 with the Chattanooga Black Lookouts. Of the Negro Southern League. And became one of the most famous and successful players from the Negro leagues. While his outstanding control as a pitcher first got him noticed, it was his infectious, cocky, enthusiastic personality and his love for the game that made him a star. On town tours across the United States, Paige would sometimes have his infielders. Sit down behind him and then routinely strike out. He played his last professional game on June 21, 1966, for the Peninsula Grays of the Carolina League. Additionally, I slip all autographed photos inside sturdy photo-protective sleeves. In most cases, using Jack Smalling's baseball address lists and other assorted address lists, I wrote to both active and retired baseball players, sending them letters, requests for signatures, and self-addressed-stamped envelopes.
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