By John R. Husman

expert baseball groups in Toledo, Ohio, have been first often called the dust Hens-for the neighborhood marsh birds-more than a century in the past. a couple of dozen different group names were used over the process 106 seasons courting again to the 1st in 1883. the town has been represented in minor leagues of varied degrees, the Negro leagues, and the foremost leagues to boot. for many of the final a hundred years, Toledo groups have performed on the maximum minor league type. Many linked to Toledo baseball have long past directly to profitable significant league careers as gamers, managers, and umpires. Fifteen were enshrined within the nationwide Baseball corridor of repute and others carry various significant league records.

Baseball in Toledo strains the lengthy and wealthy Toledo baseball background via photographs drawn from numerous significant collections, in addition to distinct captions. integrated is a precis of each Toledo season, and an all-time Toledo roster that lists the entire avid gamers ever to put on a Toledo uniform.

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