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Baseball Book Club: Out of Left Field by Robyn Marcs

Come travel back in time to Cleveland, and League Park in 1913!  Author Robyn Marcs will join us to discuss Out of Left Field: A Novel of Gilded Age Cleveland. In 2013 siblings Jane and Alexander Grey of Boston ascend the stairs of the  Garfield Monument in Lakeview Cemetery to get a good view of the  Cleveland skyline.  When they go back down the stairs, they end up in 1913…

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The Ultimate Indians Time Machine Book

Award-winning author Marty Gitlin  discusses his latest work, The Ultimate Cleveland Indians Time Machine Book. Marty covered the Indians as a newspaper journalist in the 1990s and early 2000s. The book, which was recently featured in an interview with the author on the Drennan Live TV show, details interesting and great players, teams and events throughout Cleveland baseball history, including the League Park era. He will field questions from the patrons…

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Boo! at the Museum What REALLY Happened to Ty Cobb’s Jersey?

The time is 1911. The Cleveland Baseball Team has lost one of it’s most beloved members, star pitcher Addie Joss. All the teams in the League organize to send their best players to Cleveland’s League Park to play a benefit game for Addie’s family. All the best players come, including the notorious Ty Cobb But somehow, his Detroit uniform goes missing on the way and he has to play in…

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Pleibol! A Celebration of Latinos and African Americans Breaking the Color Barrier in America’s Favorite Pastime

Saturday September 28 9 am to 11 am   Youth Clinics with former MLB  pitcher Julian Tavarez  11 am to 12 noon Meet and Greet with Julian in the Museum 12 noon to 6 pm Community Games Sunday September 29 8 am to 6 pm                                                                       Competitive Softball Games More information and Registration Here   Presented in partnership with Julia DeBurgos Cultural Arts Center Sponsors The Cleveland Indians  Cuyahoga Country Administration

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Mrs. Morhard and the Boys and “The Little World Series” at League Park

As the Great Depression brought America to the brink of disaster, a devoted single mother in Cleveland, Ohio, wrestled triumph out of adversity by creating a community activity that would inspire the nation. Josephine Morhard never waited for something to happen. At twelve years old, fiercely independent Josephine left her family’s Pennsylvania farm to start a new life. Coming of age during one of the most devastating times in America,…

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Celebrating League Park

Join us to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the dedication of the League Park Historical Marker. Come enjoy a presentation by Ken Krsolovic and Bryan Fritz, authors of League Park: Historic Home of Cleveland Baseball and take a glimpse back at dedication day. Free and Open to all thanks to the support of Cuyahoga Arts and Culture (CAC) RSVP appreciated but walk ins welcome. Register here        

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Baseball Ireland at the Baseball Heritage Museum

The Baseball Heritage Museum at League Park is sponsoring an event featuring Baseball Ireland on Monday, August 19. The event will consist of a baseball clinic for players of all ages starting at 5:30pm, followed by a meet-and-greet at 7pm with Tom Kelley, president of Baseball Ireland. Tom Kelley is a St. Ignatius graduate and while attending Trinity College in Dublin, became instrumental in advocating the rise of baseball in…

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