Ted Knorr raises notoriety for Steelton Negro League player Herbert “Rap” Dixon

Ted Knorr joined us in the studio to discuss a largely unknown Steelton baseball player who played at a professional level from 1924 to 1938. 1928 Portrait

“Herbert “Rap” Dixon was a child of first generation out-of-slavery African-Americans born in Kingston,GA who was raised in Steelton, PA. In 2006, a committee appointed by the National Baseball Hall of Fame named Rap Dixon as one of the 12 greatest Negro League outfielders of all-time.”

Watch our video to learn more about Rap’s spectacular baseball career!

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