Welcome to the official web home of the
Negro League Baseball Players Association

MISSION STATEMENT: The Negro League Baseball Players Association (NLBPA) exists to honor and celebrate the significant contribution of Negro Leagues players to baseball and American history, to collect and preserve that history, to educate others so that Negro League players may be a source of pride and inspiration for generations to come, and to support and promote the general and financial well being of former Negro Leagues players.

Looking for information about a former Negro League baseball player?

If so, then be sure to visit
The Athletes page. You’ll find interesting biographical information about the athletes that played baseball in the Negro Leagues.

This section now features bio’s and photos of over 300 former Negro League baseball players and we are adding more monthly.

Want to know more about the teams that played in the Negro Leagues?

Then look no further than
The Teams page. This section features information on over 40 different teams.

We cover teams that competed in the formal Negro Leagues, barnstormers and even teams which played prior to the formal Negro Leagues.

Have a question, news item, or a message for the other Negro League fans?

Try posting your questions, messages, or newsworthy items on our Message Board.

Or try visiting the
links and reference page for other related web sites, books, and information resources.

Learn about the Ballparks which hosted Negro League games

Check out the Artifacts page for a nice gallery of historical items, team owners, and more!

See the Negro League History page for a brief review blackball history.

If you have a newsworthy item, player update, correction, or other site related topic, please feel free to contact us.

Our goal is to make this the most informative Negro League Baseball site anywhere!

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Negro League Baseball News