Eddie Robinson Obituary: We are saddened to hear of the passing of Eddie Robinson. He spent five seasons with CLE and was the last surviving member of the 1948 World Series Champions. He was also baseball’s oldest living former player, 100 yrs old. Our thoughts are with his friends and family.
He began his career at the end of the 1942 season and immediately enlisted to serve in WWII. He spent 65 years in baseball. the oldest living former @MLB player, who has died at the age of 100.
The Texas Rangers send their thoughts and prayers to the family of Eddie Robinson, who passed away on Monday night at age 100, the oldest living former major league player at the tine of his death. He served as Rangers GM from 1976-82. A life very well lived. He will be missed.
— John Blake (@RangerBlake) October 5, 2021
RIP Eddie Robinson, the oldest living former @MLB player, who has died at the age of 100. The 4-time All-Star first baseman for @Indians and @whitesox later became GM of the @Rangers and a scout for @RedSox, @astros & @Orioles. Read his #SABR bio: pic.twitter.com/JwtEyWzOhT
— SABR (@sabr) October 5, 2021
— Old School 80s (@OldSchool80s) October 5, 2021
RIP to WWII US Navy veteran and former Yankee Mr. Eddie Robinson. Mr. Robinson always took time for baseball fans. He graciously signed this card and included his Yankees jersey #36. Forever grateful for your service. 🙏🇺🇸⚾️ pic.twitter.com/0i1czq15hp
— JD (@YankeeSpartan) October 5, 2021
InsideEko is yet to confirm Eddie Robinson’s cause of death as no health issues or other causes of death have been learned to be associated with the passing.
This death has caused a lot of friends and family of Robinson so much hurt. It is in that mourning spirit that the concerned persons have taken to social media to share tributes to the deceased and condolences to the affected family.
Tributes To Eddie Robinson
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Family privacy should be respected at this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone affected by the passing of Robinson.