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Willie Wells
Shortstop
Born: (1906-08-10)August 10, 1906
Austin, Texas
Died: January 22, 1989(1989-01-22) (aged 83)
Austin, Texas
Batted: Right Threw: Right

One of the main reasons I came back to Mexico is because I’ve found freedom and democracy here, something I never found in the United States.
Willie Wells
Ignorance is pitiful! If you are ignorant and stupid, you are sick – white, black, green, I don’t care.
Willie Wells
I was branded a Negro in the States and had to act accordingly. They wouldn’t even give me a chance in the big leagues because I was a Negro, yet they accepted every other nationality under the sun.
Willie Wells