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BHM Will Be Open Martin Luther King Day

The annual celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birth is also a celebration of the civil rights movement he led. Baseball helped pave the way for Dr. King in 1947 when Jackie Robinson broke the color line in Major League Baseball and Larry Doby followed as the first African-American player in the American League. Robinson and Doby were joined by numerous barrier breakers including Dan Bankhead, Willard Brown and…

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Pleibol! is a collaborative between Julia De Burgos Cultural Arts Center and the Baseball Heritage Museum with support from the City of Cleveland, Cleveland City Council, The Cleveland Indians, corporate and other business stakeholders. This event will take place on Friday, September 30 and Saturday, October 1. Friday night consists of a private dinner reception with guest speakers with ticket packages available from $50 – $100. Sponsorships are also available Friday’s…

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