Records and Stats
this page you will learn the records of Josh Gibson, Cool Papa
Bell, and Buck Leonard.
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He set the Negro League record for home runs in a season. He had 84 in
one season and 962 home runs in his 17 year career.
Cool Papa Bell was
probably the fastest man in the Negro Leagues. He was clocked circling
the bases in 12 seconds! Once he stole 175 bases under 200 games. His batting
average against the Majors was .391 and .341 against the Negro Leagues.
Buck Leonard led
the Cum Posey's Grays to nine Negro League championships and 3 World Series
wins in the 1940s.