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Did The Tribe Win Last Night? | April 23, 2017

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Today In Tribe History

Today in Tribe History: March 29, 2006

March 29, 2017 |

The Cleveland Indians announce this morning that star center fielder Grady Sizemore has been signed to a six-year contract extension through the 2011 season with a team option for the following year. The pact was the longest such deal by the club in over ten seasons (Omar Vizquel; December 1995). Read More

Today in Tribe History: March 28, 1992

March 28, 2017 |

The Indians acquire first baseman Paul Sorrento from the Minnesota Twins for pitchers Curt Leskanic and Oscar Munoz. Read More

Today in Tribe History: March 27, 1948

March 27, 2017 |

Longtime Detroit Tigers slugger Hank Greenberg, coming off of a season in Pittsburgh and time in spring camp with the Indians, makes a substantial financial investment in the Cleveland franchise and assumes the title and duties of second vice-president after a breakfast meeting in Los Angeles with team owner Bill Veeck. Read More

Today in Tribe History: March 26, 1962

March 26, 2017 |

Corner infielder and designated hitter Kevin Seitzer is born in Springfield, Illinois. Read More

Today in Tribe History: March 25, 1997

March 25, 2017 |

With his free agency pending following the season, the Cleveland Indians send star outfielder Kenny Lofton and reliever Alan Embree to the Atlanta Braves for outfielders David Justice and Marquis Grissom. Read More

Today in Tribe History: March 24, 1973

March 24, 2017 |

The Cleveland Indians send two-time All-Star and Gold Glove winning catcher Ray Fosse to the Oakland Athletics with utility infielder Jack Heidemann for catcher Dave Duncan and outfielder George Hendrick. Read More

Today in Tribe History: March 23, 1993

March 23, 2017 |

A tragic boating accident that hours earlier claimed the life of young Indians reliever Steve Olin took a second casualty, as reliever Tim Crews succumbed to his injuries sustained when his bass boat struck a dock on Little Lake Nellie on an off day for the club during their spring training work at Winter Haven, Florida. Crews was 31 years old. Read More

Today in Tribe History: March 22, 1972

March 22, 2017 |

The purchase of the Cleveland Indians from Vernon Stouffer by a group headed by 40-year-old attorney Nick Mileti is approved by the American League. Read More

Today in Tribe History: March 21, 1959

March 21, 2017 |

Cleveland and Detroit swap outfielders, as Indians general manager Frank Lane sends future Hall of Famer Larry Doby to the Tigers for Tito Francona. Read More

Today in Tribe History: March 20, 1984

March 20, 2017 |

Stan Coveleski, who spent nine of his 14 Major League seasons with the Cleveland Indians, passes away in South Bend, Indiana. He was 94. Read More

Today in Tribe History: March 19, 1974

March 19, 2017 |

The Indians re-acquire starting pitcher Jim Perry in a three-team trade, uniting the 37-year-old with his younger brother Gaylord Perry for the first time since their high school days in Williamston, North Carolina, in 1956. Read More

Today in Tribe History: March 18, 1957

March 18, 2017 |

Cleveland general manager Hank Greenberg rejects a deal offered by Boston that would have sent Indians’ 23-year-old pitcher Herb Score to the Red Sox for $1 million. Read More