Posts By Bob Toth
Al Lopez, skipper of the 1954 American League pennant winning Cleveland Indians team, passes away at 97.
Lopez, who concluded his 19 year Major League career in Cleveland in 1947, replaced Lou Boudreau as Indians’ manager in 1951 and led …
Remaining relevant may be a key mindset for the Cleveland Indians organization this offseason. It does not only apply to composing the best roster to take the field next season, but also to refurbishing a ballpark that looks to keep pace with all of the younger models built around the country in its shadow.
On a windy Tuesday afternoon, the Indians showed off some of these renovations and talked about future potential moves that are part of a multi-phase master plan that could give the 20-year-old Cleveland landmark and one-time social destination an additional facelift.
The goal throughout the renovations is to keep Progressive Field relevant while building strong connections as the landscape of baseball-viewing tendencies continues to evolve.
Eric Wedge is named the manager of the Cleveland Indians.
Wedge had posted four consecutive winning seasons out of five total as a minor league manager in the Indians organization. At the age of 34, he became the youngest manager …
Charlie Jamieson, a longtime left fielder for the Cleveland Indians, passes away at 76.
“Cuckoo” began his career with the Washington Senators before being selected off of waivers by the Philadelphia Athletics. He was traded to the Indians in 1919 …
As the baseball viewing portion of the world watches the Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants play for a World Series crown, the Cleveland Indians are already hard at work towards next season and the years to follow.
Plenty of criticisms can be found for the Indians’ lack of success this season. At the top of the list, lack of sufficient offseason spending following an American League Wild Card berth in 2013, injuries, ineffectiveness from key names on the team, high priced stars not contributing, and failing to add to a team in contention at the trade deadlines are all valid arguing points.