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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Negro Leagues baseball player Ray Knox receives key to city

February 9, 2016

Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl presented Monday night a key to the city to Ray Knox, a former Negro Leagues baseball player. Knox began playing in the Negro Leagues at age 14 in 1949, and is one of just a...

Former Negro League baseball player celebrated in Evanston

February 23, 2015

Inside his South Evanston apartment, former Negro League player Ray Knox flipped through a calendar with black and white photos of baseball players, reminiscing in his deep, gravelly voice on the friendships...

The Jackie Robinson West baseball squad shakes hands with Northwestern athletic director Jim Phillips. The Chicago-based team was honored for its accomplishments at this summer’s Little League World Series on Wednesday night at Welsh-Ryan Arena, receiving a standing ovation from the crowd.

Jackie Robinson West team comes to Evanston, attracts crowd

January 15, 2015

Jackie Robinson West, the 2014 Little League National Championship baseball team, made an appearance at an Evanston restaurant Wednesday night and was later honored at Northwestern's men's basketball...

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