O'Neil, Mackey, Foster Among Negro League Stars Featured In Strat-O-Matic, NLBM NFT Partnership

Philanthropic Effort As Strat-O-Matic Working Directly With Estates On Digital Collectibles Depicting All-Time Greats; NFTs To Include Images, Voiceover, Unique Strat-O-Matic Card
 
 
Negro League Baseball Museum
Negro League Baseball Museum
GLEN HEAD, N.Y. - Dec. 6, 2021 - PRLog -- Strat-O-Matic, the market leader in sports simulation, and the Negro League Baseball Museum, the world's only museum dedicated to preserving and celebrating the rich history of African-American baseball and its impact on the social advancement of America, today announced a partnership to distribute NFTs (non-fungible tokens) featuring all-time baseball greats from the Negro Leagues. The program includes partnerships with the estates of superstars like new Hall of Famer Buck O'Neil, Biz Mackey, Bill Foster, Rube Foster, Leon Day and Pete Hill in the first set of digital collectibles.

The NFT offerings will include images or media owned by the NLBM or estates as well as a voiceover discussing the player's career and legacy and their unique Strat-O-Matic game card, playable via Strat-O-Matic's proprietary game technology.

The NLBM will receive 25% of profits from the offering, making it one of the first philanthropic digital collectibles available.

"The Negro Leagues had a profound impact on the advancement of American civil rights and culture." said Adam Richman, Strat-O-Matic C.E.O. "These NFTs will preserve this legacy and celebrate these players, who need to have their stories and contributions to history preserved for future generations."

"The Negro League Baseball Museum is proud to continue its amazing partnership with Strat-O-Matic, which has long been a supporter of the museum and Negro Leagues history," said Bob Kendrick, NLBM President. "The NFT offerings are a creative new way to help fans and collectors celebrate the greatness of these legendary players while supporting our mission."

About Strat-O-Matic

Strat-O-Matic, based in Glen Head, NY and on the Internet at www.strat-o-matic.com, manufactures the top selling sports board games and realism/stats sports digital games. The Company publishes baseball, football, basketball and hockey games to play both on and off your computer and mobile screens. More information is available at: www.strat-o-matic.com.

About the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum

The Negro Leagues Baseball Museum (NLBM) is the world's only museum dedicated to preserving and celebrating the rich history of African-American baseball and its impact on the social advancement of America. The privately funded, 501 c3, not-for-profit organization was established in 1990 and is in the heart of Kansas City, Missouri's Historic 18th & Vine Jazz District. The NLBM operates two blocks from the Paseo YMCA where Andrew "Rube" Foster established the Negro National League in 1920.

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