The Braves arrived and baseball was king in Black Milwaukee

May 17, 2013   // 0 Comments

by Richard G. Carter The Braves arrived and baseball was king in Black Milwaukee “Satchel Paige could throw a pork chop past a wolf…” Lou Myers, “Cobb” (1994) This spring – as every year after baseball season begins -- I recall what it was like as a youngster as minor league Milwaukee became a major league city when a big league team from the east coast moved in. Those around town in those da...

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