Jimmie Armstead

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Jimmie Armstead
Born: (1919-09-08)September 8, 1919
Birmingham, Alabama
Died: November 9, 2006(2006-11-09) (aged 87)
Batted: Left Threw: Left
Negro league baseball debut
1938, for the Indianapolis ABCs
Last appearance
1949, for the Philadelphia Stars

James "Jimmie" Armstead (September 8, 1919 – November 9, 2006) was an African-American baseball outfielder and pitcher in the Negro Leagues. He played from 1938 to 1949 with various teams. He is also listed in some sources as Jimmie Armistead.[1]


  1. ^ 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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