Doby blazed trails on, off field
Doby's pioneering path earned Hall of Fame plaque
Larry Doby, the first African American player to appear in an AL game, was elected to the Hall of Fame on March 3, 1998.
Veeck brought fun back to baseball
Bill Veeck's relentless promotion of his teams made him one of the most influential owners in baseball history.
Veeck launches big league career by purchasing Indians
On June 22, 1946, a syndicate headed by future Hall of Famer Bill Veeck purchased the Cleveland Indians.