Larry Brown (SEAMHEADS.COM)

Larry Brown

“One of the most durable and dependable catchers in the Negro…
Frank Bowerman (TRADING CARD DB)

Frank Bowerman

Frank Bowerman’s major-league career spanned 15 seasons, from…
Joe Birmingham (COURTESY OF BILL LAMB)

Joe Birmingham

With a lineup featuring Nap Lajoie and Shoeless Joe Jackson,…
Steve Boros (TRADING CARD DB)

Steve Boros

An average major-leaguer and a professorial manager who tried…
The First Negro League Champion: The 1920 Chicago American Giants, edited by Frederick C. Bush and Bill Nowlin

Jim Brown

This biography appears in The First Negro League Champion:…

Larry Bowa

The Philadelphia Phillies’ World Series victory in 1980 was…

Lena Blackburne

Always hustling and full of pep, Russell “Lena” Blackburne…

Count Campau

In a career that spanned from 1885 to 1905, Count Campau demonstrated…

Ossie Bluege

Whenever American League President Joe Cronin was asked to rank…

Jim Bottomley

On a mid-September afternoon in Brooklyn in 1924, Cardinals third–year…

Nixey Callahan

Though known today as “Nixey” Callahan, the slim, 5-feet-10,…
Max Carey (TRADING CARD DB)

Max Carey

Certain types of ballplayers have always populated baseball history.…

Ken Boyer

Signed by the St. Louis Cardinals as a pitcher, Ken Boyer became…

Bud Black

Bud Black spent 15 years as a major-league pitcher and followed…

Mordecai Brown

Mordecai Peter Centennial Brown, best known today for his unusual…
Bruce Bochy

Bruce Bochy

Bruce Bochy’s baseball career is filled with notable achievements.…

Ray Blades

On April 9, 1947, the New York Post’s back-page headline screamed,…

Roger Bresnahan

A versatile athlete who played all nine positions at the major-league…

Bobby Bragan

Bobby Bragan was a backup catcher whose pinch-hit double in Game…

Bill Bradley

From 1901 to 1904 Bill Bradley was arguably the best young player…

Bill Carrigan

An excellent defensive catcher who provided the Boston Red Sox…

Lou Boudreau

In 1942, the Cleveland Indians chose their slow-footed, hard-hitting,…

Donie Bush

One of the greatest defensive shortstops of the Deadball Era,…

Tim Blackwell

A switch-hitting reserve catcher (.228 career batting average)…