Today In Tribe History: August 8, 1993

Compiled by Jason Kaminski In a rare feat, Albert Belle drives home 2 runs with a sacrifice fly against Baltimore. Belle became the clean up hitter for…

Today In Tribe History: August 7, 1993

Compiled by Jason Kaminski Tribe reliever Bobby Ojeda makes his first appearance since the Spring Training boating accident that took the lives of his teammates Steve Olin…

Today in Tribe History: August 6, 1937

Compiled by Jason Kaminski In the 10th inning of a game against the New York Yankees, Joe DiMaggio hits a line drive that third baseman Odell Hale deflects into…

Today in Tribe History: August 4, 1997

Compiled by Jason Kaminski Jim Thome hits his 30th home run of the season in a 7-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers. Thome becomes the first Cleveland…

Today In Tribe History: August 3, 1948

By Jason Kaminski Forty-one year old Satchel Paige makes his first Major League start before a crowd of 72,434 at Cleveland Stadium. Paige goes seven strong innings, giving up three…

Today in Tribe History: August 2, 1950

By Jason Kaminski On August 2, 1950 Larry Doby hit 3 home runs in an 11-0 route of the Washington Senators at Cleveland Municipal Stadium. Bob Lemon was…

Today in Tribe History: August 1, 1985

By Jason Kaminski On August 1st, 1985 the Indians traded veteran P Bert Blyleven to the Minnesota Twins for OF Jim Weaver, P Curt Wardle and SS Jay Bell. Blyleven would win 42…

Today In Tribe History: July 31, 1932

Compiled by Jason Kaminski On July 31, 1932 the Cleveland Indians played their first game in new Municipal Stadium. Mel Harder battled the Philadelphia A’s Lefty Grove but eventually lost the…

Today In Tribe History: Lefty Grove Wins #300

By Vince Guerrieri The Indians were beginning a three-game set at Fenway Park with the Boston Red Sox 70 years ago today, July 25, 1941. They were…

Today In Tribe History: July 17, 1941

By Vince Guerrieri On May 15, 1941, Joe DiMaggio began a hitting streak with a single against the Chicago White Sox. Two months later, DiMaggio’s streak had…