Black Aces

From BR Bullpen

The Black Aces are a group of African American pitchers who have won 20 or more games in a season. The term was coined by pitcher Mudcat Grant in a book he wrote of the same name.

The Black Aces specifically mentioned by Grant in his book are:

Subsequent African American pitchers who have won 20+ games in a season are:

Further Reading[edit]

  • Jim "Mudcat" Grant, Tom Sabellico and Pat O'Brien: The Black Aces: Baseball's Only African-American Twenty-Game Winners, Aventine Press, Chula Vista, CA, 2007. ISBN 978-1593304881
  • Ben Weinrib: "CC proud to be part of exclusive 'Black Aces'",, February 8, 2018. [1]