Leroy “Satchel” Paige, Negro Leagues and MLB pitcher & baseball legend. He was named All-Time Outstanding Player, and was the 1st player from the NL to be elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame. His was among the most famous and successful players from the Negro Leagues. His outstanding control as a pitcher, his infectious, cocky, enthusiastic personality and his love for the game made him a star. Sports Illustrated named him the hardest thrower in the history of baseball. R.I.P.