Dip Orange

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Dip Orange
Born: (1900-03-27)March 27, 1900
Terrell, Texas
Died: September 21, 1946(1946-09-21) (aged 46)
Alexandria, Louisiana
Batted: Right
Threw: Right
Negro league baseball debut
1925, for the Birmingham Black Barons
Last appearance
1931, for the Kansas City Monarchs

Grady Diploma "Dip" Orange (March 22, 1900 – September 21, 1946) was an American baseball infielder in the Negro leagues. He played from 1925 to 1931, playing with the Birmingham Black Barons, Kansas City Monarchs,[1] Cleveland Tigers, and Detroit Stars. After baseball, Orange graduated from medical school.[2]


  1. ^ a b "Miners Edge Out Win Over Monarchs" Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO, Sunday, September 11, 1927, Page 10, Columns 1 and 2
  2. ^ Riley, James A. (1994). The Biographical Encyclopedia of the Negro Baseball Leagues. New York: Carroll & Graf. ISBN 0-7867-0959-6.

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