ABOUT US

ABOUT US

 



WE STARTED COLLECTING NEGRO LEAGUE MEMORABILIA MANY YEARS AGO. AND FROM THERE IT GREW INTO A HOBBY, THEN A PASSION, THEN A BUSINESS.



·          WE STARTED SELLING NEGRO LEAGUES APPAREL IN 1995, SINCE THEN WE HAVE GROWN INTO THE PREMIER STORE OF ITS KIND IN THE DETROIT AREA. WE CARRY A FULL LINE OF NEGRO LEAGUES MERCHANDISE THAT INCLUDES JERSEYS, T-SHIRTS, CAPS CALENDARS, BOOKS, POSTERS, TRADING CARDS, AUTOGRAPHED BASEBALLS, BATS AND REPRINTS, COFFEE MUGS, JACKETS (TWILL, WOOL AND LEATHER). AND OTHER HARD TO FIND ITEMS.



·          WE ALSO RUN A NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION THAT SUPPORTS THE LOCAL PLAYERS FINANCIALLY, CALLED THE “MICHIGAN CHAPTER OF NEGRO LEAGUE BASEBALL PLAYERS”.



·          WE ARE THE OFFICIAL NEGRO LEAGUES MERCHANTS TO THE DETROIT TIGERS BASEBALL CLUB DURING THEIR NEGRO LEAGUE WEEKEND CELEBRATION...(USUALY HELD IN JULY)



·          WE HOLD AND SPONSOR AUTOGRAPH SIGNINGS IN THE STORE AND AT OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE DETROIT AREA.



·          OUR GOAL IS TO CONTINUE TO SUPPORT AND PROMOTE THE LIVING PLAYERS, AS WELL AS THE HISTORY OF NEGRO LEAGUES BASEBALL.



OUR CORE TEAM IS MADE UP OF PEOPLE WHO LOVE THE HISTORY OF THIS INSTITUTION CALLED “NEGRO LEAGUES BASEBALL”…THEY ARE, TONY DEE, LUCKY SMITH AND LEWIS MANLEY JR. ALL OF WHOM LIVE IN THE DETROIT AREA.

*FOR A BRIEF HISTORY ON  NEGRO LEAGUES BASEBALL CLICK HERE