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Did The Tribe Win Last Night? | May 26, 2018

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Today in Tribe History: August 3, 1990

August 3, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

In just his second week in the majors, Cleveland’s Alex Cole ties a major-league record by stealing seven bases in two games. He set the club record by swiping five bases against the Royals on August … Read More

Today in Tribe History: August 2, 1950

August 2, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

Larry Doby hits three homers in a game as Cleveland beats Washington, 11 – 0. Besides tossing the shutout, Indians hurler Bob Lemon hits a home run as well. Lemon has now won nine in a … Read More

Today in Tribe History: August 1, 1985

August 1, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

The Indians trade veteran pitcher Bert Blyleven to the Twins for outfielder Jim Weaver, pitcher Curt Wardle and shortstop Jay Bell. Exactly one year later to the date Blyleven becomes the tenth pitcher in history to … Read More

Today in Tribe History: July 31, 1932

July 31, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

Cleveland plays its first game in new Municipal Stadium before a crowd in excess of 80,000 (paid attendance of 76,979), but Mel Harder loses to the A’s Lefty Grove 1 – 0 on Mickey Cochrane‘s RBI … Read More

Today in Tribe History: July 30, 2011

July 30, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

The Indians make a somewhat surprising move trading away top prospects Drew Pomeranz and Alex White along with Joe Gardner and Matt McBride for Colorado Rockies ace pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez. Jimenez went 4-4 and had a … Read More

Today in Tribe History: July 29, 2009

July 29, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

With the July 31 trading deadline fast approaching, teams are busy dealing. The Phillies acquire 2008 American League Cy Young Award winner Cliff Lee from Cleveland, along with outfielder Ben Francisco, in return for four minor … Read More

Today in Tribe History: July 28, 2000

July 28, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

The Indians obtain pitchers Bob Wickman, Steve Woodard, and Jason Bere from the Brewers in exchange for slugging first baseman Richie Sexson, pitchers Paul Rigdon and Kane Davis, and a player to be named later. The … Read More

Today in Tribe History: July 27, 2007

July 27, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

In the midst of a pennant race, the Cleveland Indians bring back Kenny Lofton for a third go-around. They acquire Lofton from the Texas Rangers for prospect Max Ramirez. It is the second timeĀ Ramirez is traded … Read More

Today in Tribe History: July 26, 2008

July 26, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

Cleveland makes two trades on this day. First they send veteran third baseman Casey Blake to the Dodgers for Carlos Santana and Jonathan Meloan. Then they acquire former World Series star Anthony Reyes from the Cardinals … Read More

Today in Tribe History: July 25, 1910

July 25, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

Connie Mack trades Joe Jackson to Cleveland for Bris Lord, a former A’s outfielder. “Shoeless” Joe Jackson would play the next five and a half seasons with Cleveland, producing amazing offensive numbers. He is still the … Read More

Today in Tribe History: July 24, 1911

July 24, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

An American League All-Star team plays the Naps in Cleveland, raising $12,914 for the late Addie Joss‘s family. The All-Stars win, 5 – 3. Joe Wood and Walter Johnson pitch for the All-Stars, while Cy YoungRead More

Today In Tribe History: July 23, 1960

July 23, 2012 |

Compiled by Mike Brandyberry

In an effort to distract Ted Williams during his at-bats in the sixth and eighth innings, the Indiansā€™ centerfielder Jimmy Piersall goes into a war dance. Piersall gets tossed for his efforts and manager Joe GordonRead More