Dottie Kamenshek was called the best player in women's baseball and was once recruited to play for a men's professional team. (National Baseball Hall Of Fame Library) All-American Girls Professional Baseball League player.
Baseball became popular during the Gilded Age. People could participate in the sport or watch the game. The professional league started in the 1870's/
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Undated photo of Josh Gibson, considered the greatest hitting slugger in Negro League history. Gibson played with the Pittsburgh Crawfords from and then the Homestead Grays from 1937 until Courtesy/Negro Leagues Baseball Museum, Inc.
James Thomas "Cool Papa" Bell (May 1903 – March was an American center fielder in Negro league baseball, considered by many baseball observers to have been one of the fastest men ever to play the game. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in