Memphis Red Sox http://wknofm.org en The Martin Brothers http://wknofm.org/post/martin-brothers <p>The four Martin brothers were each&nbsp;influential&nbsp;in the city of Memphis in the early 20th century. In addition to their political activities and professions, t<span style="line-height: 1.5;">hey owned the Memphis Red Sox, as well as the stadium in which the team played.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 00:51:14 +0000 Steve Pike 26729 at http://wknofm.org The Martin Brothers Larry Brown and the Memphis Red Sox http://wknofm.org/post/larry-brown-and-memphis-red-sox <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Memphis Red Sox was one of the most exciting teams in the Negro League in the </span>1930s-1940s<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p>Catcher Larry Brown created a lot of that excitement. He was known as one of the best catchers in the Negro League, a brilliant defender of home plate, throwing-out runners with cool precision and snagging wild pitches with ease.</p> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 23:52:09 +0000 Steve Pike & Justin Willingham 26418 at http://wknofm.org Larry Brown and the Memphis Red Sox