Negro Leagues Archives

Brewers host annual Negro Leagues tribute game

July 29, 2021

On Saturday, July 24, 2021, the Milwaukee Brewers honored decades of baseball history at their annual Negro Leagues Tribute Game, presented by Aurora Health Care, as they played the Chicago White Sox. To celebrate the day, Brewers Buddies welcomed the Beckum-Stapleton Little League and its director, former Negro Leagues player James Beckum, as guests for… [Read More]

Milwaukee Brewers and the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum unveil new Hop street car

May 27, 2021

On Tuesday, May 25, 2021, The Milwaukee Brewers and Associated Bank partnered with The Hop to bring awareness and education of the storied history of the Negro Leagues and their impact, and to celebrate the Milwaukee Bears, the city’s Negro National League team that operated during the 1923 season. The collaboration is in support of… [Read More]

Milwaukee Brewers honor the Negro Leagues with tribute game and weekend events

June 13, 2019

On Friday, June 7, 2019, The Milwaukee Brewers hosted a Negro Leagues Tribute Game, presented by Aurora Health CareĀ® at Miller Park when they took on the Pittsburgh Pirates. The team honored the rich history of the Negro Leagues and its profound impact on the game of baseball as we know it today. As part… [Read More]