Formerly Jacobs Field - was renamed in January 2008
5 games to 2 v. Brooklyn Dodgers
Purchased from the Delaware Native Americans for trade goods worth about $500-$700 in today's dollars.
What Peter Minuit gave the Manhattoe tribe was a package of trinkets and cloth valued at 60 guilders, roughly equivalent to $24.00
Director: George Pollock. Also starred Leo Gann, Stanley Holloway & Wilfrid Hyde-White. Plot: Agatha Christie tale of 10 people invited to an isolated place only to find that an unseen person is killing them one by one. One of them?
1942-1950; player/manager; member, Hall of Fame
1975-1977; first two years as player-manager
1919-1926; every year as player-manager; member Hall of Fame
First African-American player in the American League. Doby played for the Newark Eagles of the Negro Leagues 1942-43 and 1946. He joined the Indians in 1947.