George Shuba

 

 

 

Age: 89

 

Summary: member of the 1955 World Series champion Brooklyn Dodgers who was best known for offering a congratulatory handshake to minor league teammate Jackie Robinson hit a three-run homer a year before he broke major league baseball's color barrier in 1947.

 

 

Cause of Death: Undisclosed causes

 

Born: December 13, 1924

 

Died: September 29, 2014

 

Location: Youngstown, Ohio