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Mr. Moore featured on TBS Storyline (excerpt) (

In April 2008, two students from Chamblee Charter High School, Damek Anderson and Henry Jacobs, interviewed Mr. Moore (91 years old) at his home. See video.

Topics discussed:

  1. Growing up in Atlanta
  2. Childhood heroes
  3. Early days in baseball
  4. Big break in 1935
  5. Newark to Atlanta
  6. Baltimore in 1939
  7. Life in the Negro Leagues
  8. Facing Satchel Paige
  9. Baltimore Elite’s “Million Dollar Infield”
  10. Roy Campanella
  11. Retiring from baseball in 1948
  12. Jackie Robinson
  13. Cool Papa Bell & Josh Gibson
  14. Getting His Nickname
  15. Lessons learned about playing the game
  16. Belated Recognition from Major League Baseball
  17. Playing in Yankee Stadium
  18. College players in the Negro Leagues

Related Links

Negro League Baseball Players Association

Pitch Black’s Negro Leaguer of the Month (July 2000)

Negro Leagues Baseball eMuseum

Author and Historian Larry Lester’s Website

Wikipedia on Negro Leagues

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USA Today sports edition on Yankee Stadium
Red Moore is featured in a story about his inside-the-park homerun at Yankee Stadium in a special USA Today sports edition on the stadium’s history. Copies of the issue are for sale at



See the March 2007
Atlanta Magazine for an
extensive feature profile
by Bill BanksĀ (banks-atlmag0307)

Fellow Negro Leaguer Websites

Roy Campanella

Leon Day

Josh Gibson

Reginald Howard

Monte Irvin

Buck Leonard

John Henry “Pop” Lloyd

Minnie Minoso

Satchel Paige

Jackie Robinson

Ted Toles

Smokey Joe Williams Blog

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