INDIANS WIN WORLD SERIES!!!!!!! Indians 4, Braves 3

October 11, 1948 As Bob Kennedy circled around a routine fly ball by Tommy Holmes and squeezed the final out this afternoon, he concluded the end of…

Tribe Hoping to Be In Boston for Just One Day

October 11, 1948 Hopefully the Cleveland Indians are very comfortable in their own clothes. For many of them, the shirt on their back is all their taking…

Boston Fights Off Elimination, Tag Feller; Braves 11, Indians 5

Indians fans proved today that they are some of the most passionate and patient fans this afternoon. While the two may not go together, the record-setting crowd…

One Win Away—Cleveland Leads Series 3-1; Indians 2, Braves 1

October 9, 1948 When Larry Doby lifted the World Series’ first homerun while starting pitcher Steve Gromek was carving up the Boston Braves lineup, Cleveland Mayor Thomas…

Bearden Masterful—Tribe takes Series Lead; Indians 2, Braves 0

October 8, 1948 Cleveland Indians rookie pitcher Gene Bearden is making quite a name for himself, as he pitched the Tribe’s third straight outstanding game, defeating the…

The World Series is back in Cleveland—Series Tied 1-1

October 8, 1948 Large crowds.  Cold, rainy weather.  Ticket scalpers making profits.  An electric atmosphere. Welcome back Tribe…this time it’s for all the marbles. Today, for the…

Indians Even Series Behind Strong Lemon Outing; Indians 4, Braves 1

October 7, 1948 Bob Lemon overcame a first inning unearned run and went the distance for Cleveland, as the Indians chased Boston’s Warren Spahn early in a…

Controversial Call Looms Large in Game One Loss

October 7, 1948 Marring an incredible pitchers’ duel at Braves Field in Boston was what appeared to be a missed call on a pickoff play in the…

Classic Pitchers’ Duel Favors Boston; Braves 1, Indians 0

October 6, 1948 In quite possibly the best pitched game in World Series history, Cleveland’s Bob Feller and Boston’s Johnny Sain locked up in a pitchers’ duel,…

Indians and Braves Ready for Game One

October 6, 1948 The heavily-favored Cleveland Indians will engage the Boston Braves in a seven-game championship battle in the 45th World Series. Lou Boudreau’s Indians knocked off…

Indians Get Their First Look at the Boston Braves

October 5, 1948 For the first time since 1920, the Cleveland Indians are in the World Series. They will take on the National League’s best, the 91-62…

Indians to Begin Accepting World Series Ticket Applications on Tuesday

Coming off a huge 5-2 victory against the Boston Red Sox last night at Municipal Stadium the Cleveland Indians are starting to print World Series tickets. The…