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Today in Tribe History: January 2, 1986

Today in Tribe History: January 2, 1986

| On 02, Jan 2014

The last Tribe owner to win a World Series, Bill Veeck, dies in Chicago, IL at age 71. Veeck was known for his flamboyant publicity stunts and the innovations he brought to the major leagues during his ownership of the Cleveland Indians, St. Louis Browns and Chicago White Sox. He was the last owner to purchase a baseball franchise without an independent fortune and is responsible for many significant contributions to baseball.