As Did The Tribe Win Last Night helps fans count down the days until the Indians retake the field in an official Major League game, we look back at some of the players who wore the Cleveland jersey with pride.
Countdown to Opening Day – 44 days
There is something magical about a large number of the Indians players who have worn the number 44 during their Cleveland careers.
Many were well known for having glorious facial hair.
It’s a strange correlation, no doubt about it. Thirty-nine players have worn the number and the most memorable of the bunch can be remembered for the beards and mustaches that they sported on the field.