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Speaking for League Park: “Like Being the Second Person to Invent the Telephone”- The Legacy of Larry Doby

In celebration of the 70th anniversary of his signing with the Cleveland Indians, this presentation will discuss the career highlights of the second African American to play Major League baseball and and the first in the American League.   Presented by Isaac (Ike) Brooks, this program is free and open to the public and is made possible, in part, through a grant from Cuyahoga Arts and Culture (CAC). Register here…

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September News & Notes

A Baseball Experience at League Park On Saturday, September 17, join us and support the Baseball Heritage Museum for A Baseball Experience at League Park. We invite you to participate in on-field batting practice and fielding on the restored baseball diamond at Cleveland’s Historic League Park… where many greats such as Babe Ruth, Bob Feller, and Cy Young have played. This is your chance to take some swings, make some plays…

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Charlie Jamieson Day

Come out to the Baseball Heritage Museum and League Park and join us in celebrating Charlie Jamieson Day! Jamieson, Cleveland Indians left fielder from 1919-1932, will be inducted into the Cleveland Indians Hall of Fame Saturday evening , July 30 right before the Indians vs. the Oakland A’s game. His fellow 2016 inductees include Albert Belle, Frank Robinson and Jim Thome. Jamieson played most of his home games at League Park…

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80th Anniversary/Bob Feller’s Debut – If League Park Could Talk Series

On Wednesday afternoon, July 6, at the Baseball Heritage Museum at League Park, we will recognize the 80th anniversary of Bob Feller’s historic big league debut game against the St. Louis Cardinals on July 6, 1936. Join us at 2 p.m. when baseball historian Morris Eckhouse will speak about the historic game and aspects of Feller’s legendary career. Brief tours of the League Park grounds will be offered before and after the program. The program and…

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