Negro Baseball Players

This page is for Negro Baseball Players associated with Arkansas.


This page uses the following definitions:

Negro Baseball: Any notable levels of professional black baseball, including major and minor Negro Leagues and independent teams.

Major Negro Baseball: Negro Baseball leagues and independent teams recognized as "major" by Major League Baseball or by the SABR Negro Leagues Task Force.1

Minor Negro Baseball: All lower level Negro Baseball leagues and independent teams not recognized as "major."

These definitions are likely to be updated as Negro Baseball scholarship continues.

Generally, any Negro Baseball player who was born in Arkansas, died in Arkansas, schooled at an Arkansas high school or college, or lived in Arkansas a period of five years or more, qualifies here.

Major Negro Baseball Players

Minor Negro Baseball Players