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The Kansas City Monarchs

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Wilber "Bullet" Rogan

Abilene, Kansas
Saturday, August 16, 2014

Baseball historian Phil Dixon talks about the Kansas City Monarchs, the longest running franchise in the history of baseball’s Negro Leagues. We hear about contributions the Monarchs made to the baseball world – including future Hall of Fame players and several innovations to the sport, such as the use of lights for night games. The Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library & Museum hosted this event. 

Updated: Monday, August 18, 2014 at 9:48am (ET)

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