Sat, Aug 13 | Online Event

Former Negro Leaguers on the Cleveland Indians – 1947-1960

This presentation will chronicle the numbers of African American and Black Latino players on the Cleveland Indians rosters from 1947 to 1960
Former Negro Leaguers on the Cleveland Indians – 1947-1960

Time & Location

Aug 13, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Online Event

About the Event

This presentation will chronicle the numbers of African American and Black Latino players on the Cleveland Indians rosters from 1947 to 1960. The team led the way in the American League with players of color during the peak re-integration years. In fact, during 1952 the team led the major leagues in the number of players with 6.

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