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Postal Service unveils Negro League stamps

Posted by Shawn Maclauchlan

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Thursday at the Diamond, Richmond will pay tribute to some historic athletes.

The US Postal Service will dedicate their new 44-cent commemorative Negro Leagues baseball stamps prior to the start of the Flying Squirrels game.

Three former Negro League players will attend this unique dedication.

It happens Thursday night at 6:35 p.m. at the Diamond. The stamps will be available for purchase in the Flying Squirrels gift shop until 8 p.m.

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