From Ohio History Central
The Toledo Black Pirates was a professional baseball team from Toledo, Ohio. The team existed only for the 1890 season. The team began the season as the Toledo Maumees, but owners quickly changed the club’s name to the Toledo Black Pirates. The team won sixty-eight games and lost sixty-four, finishing fourth in the American Association, a professional league that lasted from 1882 to 1891. At least twenty-five different teams played in this league over the course of the American Association’s existence.