This chapter describes Negro baseball players who have made a mark in history. Among the pitchers were Dave Brown, Andrew Donaldson, Rube Foster, Willie Foster, José Mendez, Satchel Paige, Cannonball Dick Redding, Bullet Rogan, Smokey Joe Williams, and others. Among the catchers were Josh Gibson, Biz Mackey, Bruce Petway, and Louis Santop. Among the first basemen were Buck Leonard, Ben Taylor, and Mule Suttles. Among the second basemen were Newt Allen, Bingo DeMoss, and Sammy T. Hughes. Among the shortstops were John Beckwith, Home Run Johnson, John Henry Lloyd, Dick Lundy, and Willy Wells. Among the outfielders were Cool Papa Bell, Oscar Charleston, Martin Dihigo, and Pete Hill. Among the managers were Dizzy Dismukes, Chappie Johnson, Dave Malarcher, and Danny McClellan.
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