First Black Manager

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Date of Event: April 8, 1975

Player-manager of the Cubs, Frank Chance made what was seen as an incredibly daring and spectacular play in his day. So spectacular, in fact that Cubs owner loaned Chance $10,000 so he could purchase 10 percent of the team. Frank later sold his interest for $150,000.

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About the Author:

Larry Dierker was born September 22, 1946, in Hollywood California. Larry is a former Major League Baseball pitcher, manager, broadcaster, and he is also an accomplished American novelist, blogger, essayist, playwright, motivational speaker, and digital entrepreneur.