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Negro Leagues James 'Red' Moore still living dream

Updated: February 27, 2011, 10:36 AM ET
By Adena Andrews

While Albert Pujols is waiting for a fair contract of $250 million or more, Negro Leagues baseball legend James "Red" Moore remembers playing for $500 a month.

"My salary is his eating money," Moore said recently from his home in Scotts Crossing in Northwest Atlanta. "I guess I was born a little too early to make that kind of money."

Moore, 94, played seven years in the Negro Leagues for the Atlanta Black Crackers, Baltimore Elite Giants and the Newark Eagles ...

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