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  • The Votes Are In!

    Source: http://sports.espn.go.com/mlb/news/story?id=2346848

    Seventeen Negro Leaguers were chosen to join the immortals in Cooperstown.
    The electees include seven Negro leagues players:
    • Ray Brown
    • Willard Brown
    • Andy Cooper
    • Biz Mackey
    • Mule Suttles
    • Cristobal Torriente
    • Jud Wilson;

    five pre-Negro leagues players:
    • Frank Grant
    • Pete Hill
    • José Méndez
    • Louis Santop
    • Ben Taylor;

    four Negro leagues executives:
    • Effa Manley
    • Alex Pompez
    • Cum Posey
    • J.L. Wilkinson;

    and one pre-Negro leagues executive, Sol White.

    Congratulations to these and condolences to others who were also deserving.
    "Someone asked me if I took steroids. I said, 'No. I had a contract with Wheaties.'"
    --Bob Feller

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