Sunday, August 18, 2013

Marvin Price, 81, youngest to play in the Negro Leagues

Marvin Price - 1995 On-Field Pre-Game Ceremony - M. Stimpson
Marvin Price, a feared hitter in the Negro Leagues from 1949-1952 with the Chicago American Giants, New Orleans Eagles and Cleveland Buckeyes passed away July 31, 2013. He is regarded as the youngest to play in the league when the Chicago American Giants took him on the road in 1946 to play as a 14-year-old.

Click here to read more about the stellar career of one of the phenoms of the Negro Leagues.



 

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