Satchel Paige Quotes (42 quotes)




Satchel Paige
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As quoted in: Sporting News, 26 May 1973. Variant: "so fast that when he flipped the wall switch in a hotel room, he'd be in bed before the light went out."


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Satchel Paige
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Born: July 7, 1906

Died: June 8, 1982 (aged 75)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Athlete

Bio: Leroy Robert Satchel Paige was an American baseball player whose pitching in the Negro leagues and in Major League Baseball made him a legend in his own lifetime. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1971, the first player to be inducted from the Negro leagues.

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