Andrew ‘Stringbean’ Williams

Andrew ‘Stringbean’ Williams who played from 1914 to 1925 all over the East and Midwest, has taken a dynamic pose. This Negro League pitcher and outfielder is of some standing.  He looks agile and quick. Don’t you agree? Please share your comments below or share this blog with your friends on Facebook, Linkedin or Twitter. […]

Andrew ‘Stringbean’ Williams
Posted: 7.24.15 @ 8:00AM

Giant Baseball Crowd in a Little Town

This giant baseball crowd in a little town, may be the finest small town ballgame in progress postcard I know. I measure all others by it. The crowd is enormous and encircles the playing field five to ten people deep. The spectators had to be parted for the players to access the dugouts. Car and carriage stand side by side. The lens […]

Giant Baseball Crowd in a Little Town
Posted: 7.17.15 @ 8:00AM

Ballgame in Trinidad Cuba

We’re near the historic Cuban city of Trinidad and a ballgame is in progress, with the teams unnamed. I bought this highly detailed photo postcard in Trinidad, where baseball is just as popular as in Havana. The photographer is beyond the outfield looking over a fence. The team in the field is wearing those cool uniforms with […]

Ballgame in Trinidad Cuba
Posted: 7.10.15 @ 8:00AM
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