What the 1860s are for white Hall of Fame candidates, anything before Rube Foster founded the first lasting black circuit, the Negro National League in 1920 is for African-Americans. After blacks were excised from the majors in the 1880s, they played in obscurity for decades. Donaldson starred in the 1910s, pitching for racially-mixed semi-pro teams that traveled throughout the Midwest. He would prove himself durable enough to pitch multiple decades in the Negro Leagues and log more than 300 known wins. One has to wonder, though, what Donaldson’s case would like with a full record of his contributions.
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