Baseball hall of famer Frank Robinson dead at 83

Major League Baseball just lost a legend of the game.

According to several reports, Frank Robinson has passed away at the age of 83.

The former Cincinnati Red and Baltimore Oriole former Cincinnati Red and Baltimore Oriole lost his battle with bone cancer.

He enjoyed a storied career in baseball, finishing with 586 home runs, a nearly .300 batting average and almost 3,000 hits. He was a 14-time All-Star and was also the first player to win the Most Valuable Player award in both the American and National League.

 

In addition to his impressive stats as a player, Robinson was MLB’s first African American manager, winning more than 1,000 games.

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