Monte Irvin – Baseball Hall-of-Famer

Monford Merrill “Monte” Irvin was an American left-fielder and right fielder in the Negro leagues and Major League Baseball (MLB). Monte played with the Newark Eagles (1938 – 1942, 1946 – 1948), the New York Giants (1949 – 1955) and Chicago Cubs (1956). “Monte was the choice of all Negro National and American League club […]