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 History Players Teams Obituaries Site search Contact UsSponsor a page on Historic Baseball! Click here for detailsWilliam PowellDied: Aug. 21, 2004 in Birmingham, Ala.For more on William Powell, visit nlbpa.comWilliam H. Powell, a former Negro League baseball player, died on Aug. 21, 2004 in Birmingham, Ala.He was a pitcher for the Birmingham Black Barons and also played in Cuba and Puerto Rico. He also pitched in the minor leagues.