Today In Tribe History: August 19, 1999

Compiled by Jason Kaminski

On this date in 1999 the Indians defeated the Texas Rangers at Jacobs Field by a score of 8-0. Steve Karsay picked up the win improving his record to 10-1 and lowering his ERA to 2.41. Steve Reed, Paul Shuey and Mike Jackson provided solid backing from the bullpen to complete the shutout. The Tribe got plenty of run support on this day as Richie Sexson, Jim Thome and Jesse Levis led the charge with two RBI a piece.

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