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Negro League East-West All-Star ClassicOnly 27 players had the honor of participating in 5 or more East-West All-Star Games during the heydey of the annual showcase (1933-1949). The following is a compilation of those who received this honor. (Note: In 1946 two all-star games were held––one in D.C., the other in Chicago. Participation in both games was counted as a single appearance.)

PLAYER TEAM YEAR
Bankhead, Sam

Nashville Elite Giants
Pittsburgh Crawfords
Homestead Grays

1933-34
1936,38
1942-44, 1946
Bell, James "Cool Papa" Pittsburgh Crawfords
Chicago American Giants
Homestead Grays
1933-36
1942
1943-44
Brown, Larry Chicago American Giants
Memphis Red Sox
1933-34
1938-41
Brown, Willard Kansas City Monarchs
Kansas City Monarchs
Kansas City Monarchs
1936-37
1942-43
1948-49
Butts, Pee Wee Baltimore Elite Giants
Baltimore Elite Giants
1944
1946-49
Byrd, Bill Washington-Nashville Elite Giants
Baltimore Elite Giants
Baltimore Elite Giants
Baltimore Elite Giants
Baltimore Elite Giants
1936
1939
1941
1944
1945-46
Davenport, Lloyd Cincinnati Tigers
Birmingham Black Barons
Chicago American Giants
Cleveland Buckeyes
1937
1942
1943-44
1945
Day, Leon Brooklyn Eagles
Newark Eagles
Newark Eagles
Newark Eagles
Newark Eagles
Newark Eagles
1935
1937
1939
1942
1943
1946
Easterling, Howard Cincinnati Tigers
Homestead Grays
Homestead Grays
Homestead Grays
New York Cubans
1937
1940
1943
1946
1949
Gibson, Josh Pittsburgh Crawfords
Homestead Grays
Homestead Grays
Homestead Grays
1933-36
1939
1942-44
1944
Jessup, Gentry Chicago American Giants 1944-48
Leonard, Buck Homestead Grays
Homestead Grays
Homestead Grays
Homestead Grays
1935
1937-41
1943-46
1948
Mackey, Biz Philadelphia Stars
Philadelphia Stars
Baltimore Elite Giants
Newark Eagles
1933
1935-36
1938
1947
Martinez, Horacio New York Cubans
New York Cubans
1940-41
1943-45
Milton, Henry Kansas City Monarchs 1936-40
Paige, Satchel Pittsburgh Crawfords
Pittsburgh Crawfords
Kansas City Monarchs
1934
1936
1941-43
Pearson, Lennie Newark Eagles
Newark Eagles
Newark Eagles
1941-43
1945
1946
Radcliffe, Alex Chicago American Giants
Chicago American Giants
Cincinnati Clowns
Indianapolis Clowns
Memphis Red Sox-Cincinnati Clowns
1933-39
1943
1944
1945
1946
Radcliffe, Ted Cincinnati Tigers
Memphis Red Sox
Memphis Red Sox
Chicago American Giants
Birmingham Black Barons
1937
1938-39
1941
1943
1944
Robinson, Neil Memphis Red Sox
Memphis Red Sox
Memphis Red Sox
1938-41
1943-45
1948
Smith, Hilton Kamsas City Monarchs 1937-42
Strong, Ted Indianapolis ABCs
Kansas City Monarchs
1937-39
1941-42
Suttles, Mule Chicago American Giants
Newark Eagles
Newark Eagles
1933-35
1937
1939
Trouppe, Quincy Indianapolis ABCs
Cleveland Buckeyes
Chicago American Giants
1938
1935-37
1948
Wells, Willie Chicago American Giants
Newark Eagles
Newark Eagles
Newark Eagles
1933-35
1937-39
1942
1945
Wright, Bill Nashville-Baltimore Elite Giants
Baltimore Elite Giants
Baltimore Elite Giants
1935-39
1942
1945

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