Hudson: Historical Society hosts Wilbert Robinson program« Back to Events
The baseball career of Baseball Hall of Famer and Hudson native Wilbert Robinson will be the subject of the Hudson Historical Society meeting Nov. 27, at 7:30 p.m., at First Federated Church Hall, 200 Central St. Robinson, one of the first inductees into the Hall of Fame, was a major league catcher and, as longtime manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers, won several National League pennants. The speaker will be Hal Thomas of Hanover, who has done considerable research on Robinson, the great-great-uncle of Thomas’ wife, Jane. The public is invited to attend. Refreshments will be served.