The Kind of Coach, Mentor You'd Love to Have

In 1951, Ed Martin excelled as a baseball star at North Carolina A&T before joining the Philadelphia Stars in the Negro American Baseball League. He played against Hank Aaron and many other future Major League stars as a member of the Cincinnati Reds system before a career-ending shoulder injury forced him to retire.
Born in Allentown, PA in 1925, Martin  earned his bachelor’s degree from North Carolina A&T University, and his  M.A. from Temple University.
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