Negro Leagues Baseball Museum

Defensive end Pellom McDaniels #77 of the Kansas City Chiefs takes a rest on the bench during a game against the Oakland Raiders at the Oakland/Alameda County Coliseum on December 3, 1995 in Oakland, California. The Chiefs won 29-23.
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KMBZ News Staff
April 21, 2020 - 10:53 am
Pellom McDaniels played for the KC Chiefs in the 90's. After, he earned his Ph.D., became a college professor, a writer, a curator and historian.
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Paseo YMCA Monarchs Mural
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Marc LaVoie
March 04, 2020 - 6:44 am
Major League Baseball and its players union pledged a million dollars to the museum on the centennial anniversary of the founding of the Negro National League.
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A group of vintage baseball equipment, bats, gloves, baseballs on wooden background
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KMBZ News Staff
February 13, 2020 - 3:54 pm
The Negro Leagues Baseball Museum got some good news when it hosted a commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Negro National League, which took place at the Paseo YMCA branch in Kansas City on Feb. 13, 1920.
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Bill Grady
August 15, 2019 - 6:57 am
Universal background checks for gun purchases may be on the table when the U.S. Senate returns from the August recess, and Missouri's Roy Blunt appears to be keeping an open mind on the issue. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell wants to consider ideas that could change the way firearms are sold...
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Negro Leagues Baseball Museum
AP News Staff
February 18, 2019 - 6:55 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The founding of baseball's Negro National League happened in February 1920 at a meeting in Kansas City of interested owners led by Andrew "Rube" Foster at the Paseo YMCA The Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in the 18th & Vine Historic District has begun a year-long...
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Marc LaVoie
January 31, 2019 - 5:45 am
Kansas City, MO - On the 100th anniversary of Jackie Robinson's birth, Negro Leagues Baseball Museum President Bob Kendrick reflects on Kansas City's role in shaping the young man who would break baseball's color barrier. "When he was here he fell in love with everything that is iconic with Kansas...
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June 21, 2017 - 12:39 pm
Kansas City, MO - Major League Baseball and its player's association have jointly donated $1 million dollars to the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum. Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred and players association executive director Tony Clark were on hand to present the $1 million donation to NLBM...
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