Leroy Robert Paige


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Noun1.Leroy Robert Paige - United States baseball player; a black pitcher noted for his longevity (1906-1982)
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Born Leroy Robert Paige in the slums of Mobile, Alabama, in 1906, "Satchel," as he became known, used his extraordinary athletic prowess and talent for showmanship to rise above poverty and bigotry in the Jim Crow South.
THE TOPIC: Born Leroy Robert Paige in the slums of Mobile, Alabama, in 1906, "Satchel" Paige used his extraordinary athletic skills and talent for showmanship to rise above poverty and bigotry in the Jim Crow South, becoming one of the most captivating baseball players of all time.