MLB Hall of Famer Frank Robinson passes away at 83

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LOS ANGELES, Cal. (KGWN/AP) MLB Hall of Famer, Frank Robinson, passes away at 83 years old. Robinson was the only player to win MVP in both leagues (Cincinnati and Baltimore), and the first African-American manager in the MLB when hired by the Cleveland Indians, in 1975 .

Robinson won Rookie of the Year in 1956. He hit 586 career home runs, and won the triple crown, leading the Baltimore Orioles to their first MLB championship, in 1966.

As a player manager, Robinson hit a home run in his first at-bat. He retired as a player, after 21 seasons. The Reds, Orioles, and Indians all retired his jersey number (No. 20).