Today in Tribe History: December 30, 1901
Bob Toth | On 30, Dec 2014
Future Cleveland Indians outfielder Dick Porter is born in Princess Anne, Maryland.
Porter made his big league debut in an Indians uniform in 1929, playing 71 games while batting .328. He played for Cleveland in parts of six seasons, owning a career .308 average with the Indians, until he was traded to the Boston Red Sox with pitcher Wes Ferrell for outfielder “Suitcase Bob” Seeds, pitcher Bob Weiland, and cash.