Today in Tribe History: November 17, 1977

Former Naps player and Indians manager Roger Peckinpaugh passes away in Cleveland at the age of 86.

Peckinpaugh played parts of his first three Major League seasons with the Naps in 1910 and again in 1912 and 1913. After his 17-year playing career was over, he became the manager of the Indians from 1928 to 1933 and again in 1941. He posted winning seasons in five of his seven seasons with Cleveland, earning a record of 490-481, but the team never finished higher than third place.

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