Today in Tribe History: December 14, 1948

The Cleveland Indians add a pair of players in a five-player swap with the Washington Senators, acquiring pitcher Early Wynn and first baseman Mickey Vernon for pitchers…

Today in Tribe History: December 14, 1948

The Cleveland Indians add a pair of players in a five-player swap with the Washington Senators, acquiring pitcher Early Wynn and first baseman Mickey Vernon for pitchers…

Today in Tribe History: December 14, 1948

The Cleveland Indians add a pair of players in a five-player swap with the Washington Senators, acquiring pitcher Early Wynn and first baseman Mickey Vernon for pitchers…

After the Cleveland Indians’ 1948 Season (Part 2)

This is the second of three installments of “After the Cleveland Indians’ 1948 Season”, the final chapter of the 1948 season review. See Part 1 here. Bob…

Tribe Stomps Tigers, Earns at Least Tie for Pennant; Indians 8, Tigers 0

October 2, 1948 What has seemed imminent for days is still not official, but now is a little closer. This afternoon the Indians beat the Detroit Tigers,…

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…

Tribe Rides Bearden and 14 Hits to Remain Tied at Top; Indians 9, Tigers 3

September 25, 1948 With playoff scenarios for tie-breakers set a day ago, every game is starting to feel like a one-game playoff for survival in the American…

Tribe Walks-Off in Extras Again; Indians 3, Tigers 2

September 9, 1948 Sam Zoldak (9-9, 3.64) could probably get used to this, as the Indians left-hander vultured his second extra inning win in as many days…

Lemon Shuts Out St. Louis Behind Three Homers; Indians 7, Browns 0

September 3, 1948 The Cleveland Indians ran their winning streak to four games this afternoon, handling the St. Louis Browns by a score of 7-0 in the…

Early Runs Pace Paige to Victory; Indians 10, Senators 1

August 30, 1948 Lots of early run support gave Indians Satchel Paige plenty of room to pitch, as Cleveland walloped Washington, 10-1, on Monday evening to earn…

Wynn Wows Indians to Split Twin Bill; Senators 5, Indians 2

August 29, 1948 Cleveland squandered an early lead and a chance to make up ground in the division, as the Washington Senators took the second game of…

Big Inning Forces Tribe to Settle for Split, Fall One Game Behind Boston; Yankees 7, Indians 2

August 27, 1948 With a Friday doubleheader in New York to make up a previous rain out, it looked like the Indians had a chance to tie…