Budget Films

Stock Footage

Negro League Baseball

Rare footage of a negro league baseball game between the Baltimore Elite Giants and the Philadelphia Stars, probably played at Yankee Stadium. The starting nine of the Elite Giants are shown in closeup in the dugout, including catcher Roy Campanella. A uniformed player shakes hands with the umpires. A left-handed batter gets a single, knocking a runner in. A right-handed batter hits a grand slam home run in slightly overexposed footage.

IdentifierCLIP-7281
Duration1 min, 19 sec
GenreDocumentary
Date1940's/1930's
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