|Born: January 17, 1895|
Drakes Branch, Virginia
|Died: October, 1986|
|Negro league baseball debut|
|1920, for the Baltimore Black Sox|
|1937, for the Brooklyn Royal Giants|
A native of Drakes Branch, Virginia, Lewis made his Negro leagues debut in 1920 with the Baltimore Black Sox. He spent many years playing for the Hilldale Club, and was part of their 1925 Colored World Series championship team. Lewis died in Portsmouth, Virginia in 1986 at age 91.