When did satchel Paige play for the Cleveland Indians?
He was signed and played as a rookie in the MLB in 1948.
Satchel Paige played 6 years in the Major Leagues. At age 41 Paige made his Major League debut on July 9, 1948 with the Cleveland Indians. He pitched 2 years with the Indians 1948 and 1949, 3 years with the St. Louis Browns from 1951 -1953, and at age 58 he appeared in one game with the Kansas City Athletics in 1965.
Negro League and Major League Baseball legend, Leroy "Satchel" Paige was 75 when he died on June 6, 1982. (born July 7, 1906) After the integration of MLB, Paige became the oldest Rookie in history when he signed with the Cleveland Indians at the age of 42. He played professionally until the age of 47 and was the first player inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame based on his Negro League play.
Paige was 11 years younger than Ruth, so by the time he was coming up, Ruth was going down. However, they did compete at least once in a barnstorming game. The great Buck O'Neal described it: I wish I could have been there when Babe Ruth pointed and hit the ball out of the ballpark in the 1932 World Series. I wish I could have seen that. But I did see something I admired just…
he is famous for pitching for many different teams.he has broken many records. Leroy Robert "Satchel" Paige was an American baseball player whose pitching in the Negro leagues and in Major League Baseball (MLB) made him a legend in his own lifetime. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1971, the first player to be inducted based upon his play in the Negro leagues.
What were the fielding stats for baseball player Satchel Paige playing at pitcher for the St. Louis Browns in 1953?
What sports teams play home games in cities located in Ohio - Cleveland Indians Chicago Bears Detroit Lions or Cincinnati Bengals?
The Cleveland Indians (MLB) and the Cincinnatti Bengals (NFL) play homes games in the state of Ohio. The Indians play in Cleveland, Ohio and the Bengals play in Cincinnatti, Ohio. The Chicago Bears play their home games in Chicago, Illinois and the Detroit play their home games in Detroit, Michigan.