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  • Bedford Ave. at Junilla St.
    Pittsburgh, PA 15219
  • Category: Landmarks
  • Sub-Category: African American History Guide
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Greenlee Field Historical Marker

Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (PHMC) Marker
Located here from 1932 to 1938, this was the first African American owned stadium in the Negro Leagues.  Home of Gus Greenlee’s Pittsburgh Crawfords baseball team, 1935 Negro League champs.  Players included Hall of Famers Satchel Paige, Josh Gibson, and Cool Papa Bell.  Dedicated on July 17, 2009.