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Today in Tribe History: April 11, 1966

Today in Tribe History: April 11, 1966

| On 11, Apr 2013

The Cleveland Indians are a part of history as Emmett Ashford becomes the first black umpire in major league history. Ashford, who had started his professional career 15 years earlier in the low minor leagues, makes his big league debut on Opening Day at RFK Stadium in Washington, DC, in Cleveland’s 5 – 2 win against the Senators.