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The Ghost and Josh Gibson

By Robert Joseph Ahola

Genre: Drama
Runtime (Min/Max): 22 - 30 Minutes
Cast: (Male/Female/Other): 2/1/

Synopsis: Josh Gibson and Satchel Paige, both black and arguably the two greatest baseball players who ever lived, meet on a warm winter night in 1947 just before Jackie Robinson is brought up to the Brooklyn Dodgers as the first African American ever to play Major League Baseball. A poignant last encounter between two baseball legends takes place when pitcher, Satchel, learns that Josh ("The Black Babe Ruth") is dying of terminal brain cancer.

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Notes: A Play Festival Winner. Published by JAC Publications. 2008.

Contact Info: Robert Joseph Ahola 310-713-0547

A Quiet Hero. A Vocal Truth.

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