Other concurrent negro baseball leagues:    
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Philadelphia Pythians Logo
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One of the earliest Negro league baseball clubs, founded in 1865. Composed of primarily business and middle class professionals from the surrounding areas of Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, and New York City
New York Gothams Logo
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During their short existence the Gorhams grew to be one of the most successful black professional clubs in the country and challenged the supremacy of the Cuban Giants.
Baltimore Lord Baltimores Logo
Quickly affected by financial struggles that impacted league member teams, and folded after only 6 games.
Boston Resolutes Logo
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Joined the league in early May only to run out of money and have to fold on the spot 2 games later.
Cincinnati Browns Logo
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One of the original teams in the National Colored Base Ball League, the first attempt at a professional Negro league in 1887. Although the league folded after just two weeks, the Browns continued to play for a time
Louisville Fall City Logo
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One of the original teams in the National Colored Base Ball League, the first attempt at a professional Negro league in 1887. The league folded after just two weeks
Pittsburgh Keystones Logo
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One of the original teams in the National Colored Base Ball League, the first attempt at a professional Negro league in 1887. The league folded after just two weeks
Washington Capital Citys Logo
One of the original teams in the National Colored Base Ball League, the first attempt at a professional Negro league in 1887. The league folded after just two weeks

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