Satchel Paige's Professional Career

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Satchel Paige is was a good pitcher that started out his professional career in the Negro Leagues. He didn’t have a good start to life as he was living in poverty. Other than that, black people at that time were being discriminated, which made life harder for people all black people at that time. He worked for white people for he helped his parents with the family needs. But with all that discrimination, he still managed to fulfill his life. Satchel Paige was born on July 7, 1906 in Mobile, Alabama. He was the seventh child out of twelve. His mother, Lula, added an “i” to his name to make it sound more “high tone”. He got in trouble with the law when he was a child for petty theft and truancy. He contributed to Black History month because
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