In 1954 Ed Andrews was the New York Yankees' first Negro League pitcher. Unfortunately Andrews never panned out as expected or he and not Elston Howard would have been the first black player in team history.
Retired NHL Defenseman (Chicago Blackhawks, New York Islanders, Hartford Whalers, Tampa Bay Lightning, Detroit Red Wings, St. Louis Blues, Pittsburgh Penguins, Vancouver Canucks) - Currently GM of the Montreal Canadiens
Canadian Former Female Hockey Player - Defender - 'Ohio State (2003?07), 'Mississauga Chiefs' (2007-2010), 'Toronto Furies (2010?2014). Olympic Games Gold Medal - Vancouver (2012). World Women's Championships Gold Medals (2007, 2012)
Canadian Female Former Ice Hockey Player - Forward (1997-2011). Olympic Games 3 Gold Medals (Salt Lake City 2002, Torino 2006, Vancouver 2010). Olympic Silver Medal (Nagano 2008). IIHF World Women's Championships 5 Gold Winner Medals, 3 Silver Medals
Canadian Professional Ice Hockey Player - Right Wing - 'Chicago Wolves' (2006-2007), 'Hartford Wolf Pack' (2006-2008), 'San Antonio Rampage' (2008-2009), 'HC Kometa Brno' (2009-2010), 'Worcester Sharks' (2011-2012)
Canadian Former Ice Hockey Player - 'Philidelphia Flyers', ' Philadelphia Phantoms', 'Edmonton Oilers', ' Hamilton Bulldogs', ' Hershey Bears', ' Saint John Flames', 'Belfast Giants', 'Scottish Eagles', 'Guildford Flames'