Today in Tribe History: February 2, 1958
On this date in 1958, future Cleveland Indians first baseman Pat Tabler is born in nearby Hamilton, Ohio. Tabler was traded to the Indians in 1983 and spent six years with the club. His finest season was his last full season with the Tribe (1987) when he made the only All-Star appearance of his career. His final numbers for that year included a .307 batting average with 11 homers and 86 runs batted in.