Milfred "Rick" LaurentBaseball, 1921-37
- Began his professional baseball career with the Crescent Stars of New Orleans in 1921 after starring for numerous semipro teams from 1918 to 1921.
- Also played for the Caulfield Ads, New Orleans Black Pelicans, Nashville Elite Giants, Memphis Red Sox, Birmingham Black Barons and the Cleveland Cubs from 1921-37.
- A member of the Black Pelicans' 1926 Negro Southern League championship team.
- During stint with the Memphis Red Sox, he played every position.