Paterson, NJ

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Paterson is located in northeastern New Jersey, north of Clifton, NJ and 10 miles west of New York City and the borough of the Bronx.

Hinchliffe Stadium, which was home to the New York Black Yankees and the New York Cubans of the Negro Leagues, was designated a national historic landmark by the National Park Service in 2014; it was the first facility dedicated solely to baseball to receive the coveted designation.

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Further Reading[edit]

  • Mark Newman: "NJ Negro Leagues park gets landmark status: Home of NY Black Yankees and Cubans, Hinchliffe Stadium earns elite distinction",, April 16, 2014. [1]