View Full Version : James Thomas "Cool Papa" Bell
02-06-2007, 04:50 PM
He played with the St. Louis Stars, Detroit Wolves,
Kansas City Monarchs, Chicago American Giants,
Washington Homestead Grays - in the Negro Leagues from 1922 - 1946
02-08-2007, 12:53 AM
anyone who Satchel Paige and Josh Gibson think was one of the all-time greats gets my vote, no questions asked
02-12-2007, 01:42 PM
And it was of he that the famous line was first popularized:
"He was so fast he could get out of bed, turn out the lights across the room and be back in bed under the covers before the lights went out."
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