Black Baseball and Softball in Modesto

Clipping from newspaper reading, "Colored Cubs of Modesto Defeat Vallejo Dodgers."

In September 1928, the Modesto Colored Cubs defeated the Vallejo Colored Dodgers to win (2-1) the northern California colored league championship.

1948 Modesto Bee advertisement for a softball game between the Iowa Colored Ghosts and the Modesto Monarchs. The Ghosts won 6 to 1.

Advertisement for Modesto Monarchs softball game showing a man with a bat.