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Did The Tribe Win Last Night? | August 17, 2018

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Today in Tribe History: November 9, 2010

November 9, 2011 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

Two years after being traded from Cleveland to Seattle in a three-team deal that brought the Tribe Luis Valbuena and Joe Smith, outfielder Franklin Gutierrez wins his first Gold Glove Award. Gutierrez had 415 total … Read More

Today in Tribe History: November 8, 1999

November 8, 2011 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

The U.S. House of Representatives passes a resolution calling for “Shoeless” Joe Jackson to be honored. The resolution stops short of calling for his induction into the Hall of Fame. “It is worthy for this … Read More

Today in Tribe History: November 7, 1990

November 7, 2011 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

Tribe catcher Sandy Alomar, Jr. wins the American League Rookie of the Year Award, joining Carlton Fisk and Mark McGwire as the only players to be elected unanimously. Alomar was also named to the American League … Read More

Today in Tribe History: November 6, 2001

November 6, 2011 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

The Indians double play combo Roberto Alomar and Omar Vizquel win gold glove awards. It is Alomar’s 10th gold glove, the most for any second baseman, and Vizquel wins the award for the ninth consecutive … Read More

Today in Tribe History: November 5, 1991

November 5, 2011 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

The Cleveland Indians trade pitcher Greg Swindell to the Cincinnati Reds in exchange for pitchers Jack Armstrong, Scott Scudder and Joe Turek. Swindell had pitched for six seasons in a Tribe uniform prior to the … Read More

Today in Tribe History: November 4, 1996

November 4, 2011 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

A little less than a year after its final event, Cleveland Municipal Stadium is demolished. Many pieces of the building are sold or held in storage. The Cleveland Indians had moved into their new ballpark, … Read More

Today in Tribe History: November 3, 1928

November 3, 2011 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

Voters in Cleveland approve a bond issue to build a giant municipal stadium near the lakefront to attract events for the 1932 Olympics. Some historians dispute this claim, saying that the sole purpose was to … Read More

Today in Tribe History: November 2, 1951

November 2, 2011 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

The National Labor Relations Board files unfair labor practices charges against the Cleveland Indians on a claim the club fired a ticket seller at the union’s request. This is the first case against baseball under … Read More

Today in Tribe History: November 1, 1946

November 1, 2011 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

Surgeons amputate the right foot of Cleveland Indians owner Bill Veeck. Two years before, the colorful executive had suffered a serious injury to his leg in the South Pacific during World War II. Veeck has … Read More

Today in Tribe History: October 31, 1972

October 31, 2011 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

Cleveland Indians pitcher Gaylord Perry wins the American League Cy Young Award by a 64-58 margin over Wilbur Wood of the Chicago White Sox. Perry won 24 games for the fifth-place Indians.

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Today in Tribe History: October 30, 2005

October 30, 2011 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

Hall of Famer and former Cleveland manager/player Al Lopez passes away at the age of 97. As a player Lopez established a major league record for career games played at catcher. Lopez was best known for his career as … Read More

Today in Tribe History: October 29, 2002

October 29, 2011 |

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

Eric Wedge is named the new manager of the Cleveland Indians. Being younger than two of his players (Ellis Burks and Omar Vizquel), Wedge, at the age of 34, becomes the youngest non-playing manager in … Read More