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Did The Tribe Win Last Night? | October 19, 2018

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Today in Tribe History: April 20, 1910

April 20, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

Cleveland ace Addie Joss pitches his second career no-hitter. A busy Joss helps himself by recording 10 fielding assists during the 1 – 0 victory over the Chicago White Sox. Joss’ first no-hitter was a perfect … Read More

Today in Tribe History: April 19, 2006

April 19, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

Ramón Hernandez of the Baltimore Orioles hits a home run with four RBI in an 18 – 9 win over the Cleveland Indians. Victor Martinez homers for Cleveland, extending his hitting streak to 14 games, the … Read More

Today in Tribe History: April 18, 2009

April 18, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

Cleveland crushes the New York Yankees, 22 – 4, at New Yankee Stadium, scoring 14 runs in the second inning, the most runs given up in an inning in Yankee history. Asdrubal Cabrera hits a grand … Read More

Today in Tribe History: April 17, 1960

April 17, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

Cleveland Indians general manager Frank Lane, notorious for his multiple transactions, sends American League home run king Rocky Colavito to the Detroit Tigers for the league’s defending batting champion Harvey Kuenn. The trade is especially unpopular … Read More

Today in Tribe History: April 16, 1929

April 16, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

Earl Averill of the Cleveland Indians becomes the first American League player to hit a home run in his first major league at-bat when he blasts an 0-and-2 pitch by Detroit Tigers pitcher Earl Whitehill in … Read More

Today in Tribe History: April 15, 1997

April 15, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

The 50th anniversary of Jackie Robinson‘s breaking the color  barrier in major league baseball is celebrated before 54,047 at Shea Stadium during a game  between the Mets and the Dodgers. U.S. President Bill Clinton and Jackie’s  … Read More

Today in Tribe History: April 14, 1911

April 14, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

Cleveland star pitcher Addie Joss dies unexpectedly in Toledo, Ohio, from meningitis at the age of 31.  Beset with arm injuries, Joss made just 13 appearances last season, but his 160  wins and ERA of 1.88, … Read More

Today in Tribe History: April 13, 1885

April 13, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

On this date in 1885, former Cleveland Naps pitcher Vean Gregg is born in Chehalis, Washington. Gregg made his major league debut in 1911 at the age of 26 and led the league in ERA with … Read More

Today in Tribe History: April 12, 1916

April 12, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

The Cleveland Indians acquire outfielder Tris Speaker from the Boston Red  Sox for pitcher “Sad” Sam Jones, minor league infielder  Fred  Thomas, and $55,000 cash. This season, Speaker will lead the American League in batting (.386), … Read More

Today in Tribe History: April 11, 1966

April 11, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

On Opening Day at RFK Stadium in a game between the Cleveland Indians and Washington Senators, Emmett Ashford  becomes the first black umpire in  major league history. Ashford, who had started his professional career 15 years  … Read More

Today in Tribe History: April 10, 1977

April 10, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

At Fenway Park, the Cleveland  Indians (13) and the Boston Red Sox (6) establish a major league  record for the most runs scored by both teams in one inning. The eighth-inning barrage proves to be too  … Read More

Today In Tribe History: April 9, 2000

April 9, 2012 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

Indians first baseman Jim Thome strikes out five times to tie a major league record. Cleveland prevails 17-4 over the Tampa Bay Devil Rays.

 

Photo: Cleveland.com

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