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Baseball Hall of Fame wreathes Robinson's plaque following his passing

(Photo credit Milo Stewart Jr./National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum) (Photo credit Milo Stewart Jr./National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum)

Hall of Famers Frank Robinson died at 83, and was the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues.

Posted: Feb. 8, 2019 10:51 AM

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. -- The Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown is honoring the first black manager in Major League Baseball following his passing. 

Hall of Famers Frank Robinson died at 83, and was the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues.

Robinson’s Hall of Fame plaque has been wreathed following his passing.

Robinson managed several teams, and eventually became an MLB executive.

(Photo credit Milo Stewart Jr./National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum)

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