Ep. 186: Larry Doby, and Cleveland's integration of American League baseball

June 13, 2022
33 min
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Ep. 186: Larry Doby, and Cleveland's integration of American League baseball

Ep. 186: Larry Doby, and Cleveland's integration of American League baseball

June 13, 2022
33 min
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CATEGORY: Society & Culture
In 1947, three months after Jackie Robinson became the first black man to play Major League Baseball, Larry Doby took the field with the Cleveland Indians as the first black man in the American League. Doby refused to talk at length about the worst of his experiences, but being in the spotlight, we still know much of his inspirational story. www.ohiomysteries.com feedback@ohiomysteries.com www.patreon.com/ohiomysteries www.twitter.com/mysteriesohio www.facebook.com/ohiomysteries Audionautix- The Great Unknown The Great Phospher- Daniel Birch Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices