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Today in Tribe History: December 11, 2001

December 11, 2020 |

Second baseman Roberto Alomar, a 12-time All-Star and ten-time Gold Glove winner, is traded by the Indians to the New York Mets in an eight-player deal between the two clubs. Read More

Today in Tribe History: December 11, 2001

December 11, 2019 |

Second baseman Roberto Alomar, a 12-time All-Star and ten-time Gold Glove winner, is traded by the Indians to the New York Mets in an eight-player deal between the two clubs. Read More

Today in Tribe History: December 11, 2001

December 11, 2018 |

Second baseman Roberto Alomar, a 12-time All-Star and ten-time Gold Glove winner, is traded by the Indians to the New York Mets in an eight-player deal between the two clubs. Read More

Today in Tribe History: December 11, 2001

December 11, 2017 |

Second baseman Roberto Alomar, a 12-time All-Star and ten-time Gold Glove winner, is traded by the Indians to the New York Mets in an eight-player deal between the two clubs. Read More

Countdown to Indians’ Opening Day – 40: Catching Up With Billy Traber

February 24, 2016 |

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 greats who wore the Cleveland jersey with pride.

Countdown to Opening Day – 40 days

When the Indians traded All-Star and future Hall of Fame second baseman Roberto Alomar to the New York Mets following the 2001 season, they received back what was thought to be quite a haul.

The Tribe acquired starting outfielder Matt Lawton and relief pitcher Jerrod Riggan, as well as infield prospect Earl Snyder and two super-prospects in outfielder Alex Escobar and pitcher Billy Traber. At the time, Escobar was seen to be the shining star of the deal, but Traber was the prospect who made the biggest impact on the Major League club. Read More