Emmett Ashford is the first black umpire in a major league game when Cleveland beats Washington
Jackie Robinson was the first African American to play major league baseball.Emmett Ashford is the first black umpire in a major league game when Cleveland beats Washington
05-29-1962, Buck O'Neil was the first major league baseball coach
Who was the second black player to play in the modern major leagues and the first to do so in the American League?
Jackie Robinson was the first black ballplayer in Major League Baseball, made his Major League debut with the Brooklyn Dodgers on April 15, 1947.
i don't know but the first black baseball player is Jackie Robinson