After the Cleveland Indians’ 1948 Season (Part 3)

This is the third and final installment of “After the Cleveland Indians’ 1948 Season”, the final chapter of the 1948 season review. See Part 1 and Part…

Tribe Provides Big Show on Joe Early Night; Indians 11, White Sox 0

September 28, 1948 The Cleveland Indians and team president Bill Veeck like to give their fans a show on and off the field. On Tuesday evening they…

Feller Fires Five-Hitter to Put Tribe in Sole Possession of First Place; Indians 4, Tigers 1

September 26, 1948 It’s not over, but the view for the Cleveland Indians could not look much better as they head home for the final five games…

Lemon Wins 20th, Tribe Keeps Pace with Sox; Indians 9, Browns 1

September 11, 1948 In just his first full season as a starting pitcher, Bob Lemon has asserted himself as the ace of the Indians staff several times,…

Tribe Falls Just Short, Just Half Game Ahead of Boston; White Sox 4, Indians 3

August 22, 1948 The Indians now find themselves in a precarious position as a big series with the Red Sox looms. A ninth-inning rally was stalled as…

Outfield Becoming New Core for Tribe’s Future

August 20, 1948 When the Indians left spring training and headed to Cleveland one of their biggest question marks was their outfield play. The Tribe was starting…

Zoldak Shuts Out Browns, Tribe Moves Up 3 in Standings; Indians 3, Browns 0

August 18, 1948 It’s not a nice way to treat old friends, but hopefully the Browns will understand. Former St. Louis Browns’ pitcher Sam Zoldak shutout his…

Bearden Shuts Out Browns in Rout; Indians 8, Browns 0

August 17, 1948 The last time Gene Bearden faced the St. Louis Browns the Indians issued a 26-3 beating. Today, the Browns were more than three times…

Zoldak Beaten by Old Mates – Tribe Drops Game One; Browns 8, Indians 4

August 12, 1948 It’s certainly not the homecoming that Sam Zoldak was hoping for, but it is the one that he is going to have to live…

Mullin Mashes Feller For Three-Run Homer Again; Tigers 7, Indians 3

August 10, 1948 It’s a story Tribe fans have read too many times this season. Bob Feller started, got in a jam and gave up a critical…

Feller Triumphs Over New York for First Time this Season; Indians 9, Yankees 7

August 6, 1948 The Cleveland Indians trailed early, but used a solid pitching performance from Bob Feller and home runs from Joe Gordon and Allie Clark to…

Boudreau Steals Home, Zoldak Steals Show; Indians 6, Red Sox 1

August 1, 1948 When the Cleveland Indians traded Bill Kennedy to the St. Louis Browns in June, this is the version of Sam Zoldak that they wanted…