The Negro League players were an inspiration to kids playing on baseball fields all across the country.  The work they did in the sports arena opened the doors for many other individuals. The Negro Southern League Museum is proud to honor and recognize the legends of the Negro League





Dick Scruggs,  The Birmingham News Article, July 12, 2018

By – Dick Scruggs is shown at Birmingham’s Rickwood Field. (Brian Williams | For Williams)



Ernest Fanns,  The Birmingham News Article, July 25, 2018

Editor’s Note: This is the second in a series of stories about the experiences of former Negro League baseball players, provided in conjunction with Negro Southern League Museum