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MLB All-Star Game success in Cleveland: City Club forum with Russ Mitchell

You can watch it again below.
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A flag is unfurled over the field before the start of the 90th MLB All-Star Game at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio on Tuesday, July 9, 2019.

CLEVELAND — It has been a busy week in Cleveland that started with the MLB All-Star Game at Progressive Field that is now wrapping up with the Tall Ships Festival.

Today, the City Club of Cleveland hosted a forum that’s focused on the success of the All-Star Game. Also being discussed were the other major sporting events coming to Cleveland throughout the next six years, like the 2021 NFL Draft, “offering unique opportunities to further conversations about diversity and inclusion.”

WKYC’s Russ Mitchell moderated the conversation, which included David Gilbert, the President and CEO of the Greater Cleveland Sports Commission, along with Dennis Lehman, Executive Vice President of Business for the Cleveland Indians.

You can watch the forum again below: