Historic Baseball

Historic Baseball

Bringing Baseball History To Center Field

Charley LupicaDied: Dec. 24, 2002Charley Lupica, a Cleveland fan who set atop a flagpole platform for 117 days, died on Dec. 24, 2002, at the age of 90.In 1949, Lupica set atop the pole to help rally the Cleveland Indians, winners of the 1948 World Series, to a second straight AL Pennant. The team didn’t repeat.