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Any player/Any era: Satchel Paige

Posted: 30th June 2011 by Graham Womack in Satchel Paige

What he did: Paige pitched off and on for 40 years between the Negro Leagues, the majors, and beyond, estimating he won 2,000 games. Only 28 wins of these wins came in big league play, since segregation kept Paige from the majors until 1948 when he was 42 (at the youngest, since some dispute exists […]