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Only The Ball Was White(1993)
For the first half of this century they were denied the chance to play major league baseball because of their race. This moving documentary pays tribute to the members of the Negro Leagues through rare game footage and interviews with such stars as Satchel Paige, Roy Campanella, and Buck Leonard. Paul Winfield narrates. 30 min. Standard; ... more
Formed in answer to segregation, they gave some of the diamond's most talented athletes a place to play and came to symbolize courage in the face of injustice. This MLB Network documentary traces the heritage of baseball's Negro Leagues, with rare game footage and news clips, interviews with players, and more. Hall-of-Famer Dave Winfield ... more