Memphis Red Sox 1942 Authentic Jacket
History: The Memphis Red Sox began in 1923 as an independent club and during their existence played in three different black leagues. The team remained active into the 1950s. Country and western superstar Charlie Pride played for the Sox and wore #6.
- Made in the USA
- Negro American League
- Exact reproduction of the team jacket worn by the Memphis Red Sox in 1942
- 100% wool body
- Cream leather sleeves and pocket piping
- Wool knit cuffs, collar and waistband
- Button front
- Felt applique emblem on chest
- Rayon lining
- Item #: MEM42J
Beautiful piece of American History and very well made.