Black Nouveau


Episode #2330: Special: Negro Leagues Tribute

Latest Airdate: May 3, 2017
Original Airdate: August 7, 2015

On July 18, 2015, the Milwaukee Brewers, Holy Redeemer Church of God in Christ, and Yesterday’s Negro Leagues sponsored the tenth annual tribute to Negro League Players at Miller Park. This special edition honors the 2015 inductees, James Beckum and Gilbert Hernandez Black, and looks back at the ten year event, including interviews with former inductees Dennis “Bose” Biddle, Mamie “Peanut” Johnson, and “Buck” O’Neil.