Today in Tribe History: February 15, 1916

The Cleveland Indians purchase first baseman Chick Gandil from the Washington Senators for $7,500.

Today in Tribe History: February 15, 1916

The Cleveland Indians purchase first baseman Chick Gandil from the Washington Senators for $7,500.

Today in Tribe History: February 15, 1916

The Cleveland Indians purchase first baseman Chick Gandil from the Washington Senators for $7,500.

Today in Tribe History: February 15, 1916

The Cleveland Indians purchase first baseman Chick Gandil from the Washington Senators for $7,500.

Today in Tribe History: February 15, 1916

The Cleveland Indians purchase first baseman Chick Gandil from the Washington Senators for $7,500.

Indians’ Sale of Gandil Ended up Having Far-Reaching Repercussions

As the Indians started spring training in 1917, there seemed to be a feeling of adjustment. The previous season had been littered with moves, from a new…

Today in Tribe History: February 15, 1916

The Cleveland Indians purchase first baseman Chick Gandil from the Washington Senators for $7,500. Expendable with first base prospect Joe Judge coming off of a .415 effort…

Dunn Ushered in New Era with Indians Purchase

In 1916, Cleveland Indians owner Charles Somers was looking for someone – anyone – to buy his team. Somers bought into the American League when it was…