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Did The Tribe Win Last Night? | December 3, 2020

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Fausto Carmona

The Imperfect Game

June 2, 2020 |

Baseball was once known as the perfect game, a religion unto itself, lived and breathed and romanticized by those willing to follow along with the most cerebral of games played. Though full of its own perfections, it is not without flaws that come to the surface. Ten years ago this week, the Cleveland Indians and the Detroit Tigers played out a game marred by one such umpire ruling that drastically and directly altered a historic event in the making.

On June 2, 2010, Comerica Park was set to play host to the second of three games in a series between the visiting Cleveland Indians and the home Detroit Tigers. It was the third meeting of the clubs that season and the second time the Tribe had headed north to play their division rivals. Armando Galarraga drew the starting nod for the Tigers, looking to fend off the Tribe and its rebounding right-hander Fausto Carmona. Read More

Today in Tribe History: June 2, 2010

June 2, 2020 |

The Detroit Tigers’ Armando Galarraga is robbed of his perfect game with two outs in the ninth inning on a blown call at first base by umpire Jim Joyce, as Cleveland Indians shortstop Jason Donald is ruled safe on the infield single that wasn’t in a 3-0 one-hit shutout. Read More

Today in Tribe History: April 18, 2009

April 18, 2020 |

The Cleveland Indians spoil the Yankees’ Saturday, thumping New York by a 22-4 final. Read More

Countdown to Indians’ 2020 Opening Day – 55

January 31, 2020 |

Baseball takes little time off in between seasons, so neither can we. Follow along at Did the Tribe Win Last Night as we count down to March 26, when the Cleveland Indians host the Detroit Tigers for game one of the 2020 season. – BT

Countdown to Opening Day – 55 days

The pressure was on Roberto Perez for the 2019 season when the team traded mainstay and All-Star backstop Yan Gomes in November of 2018. To the credit of the Cleveland Indians’ front office, Perez lived up to all expectations and showed himself as a worthy full-time catcher at the Major League level. Read More

Today in Tribe History: October 13, 2007

October 13, 2019 |

The Indians erupt for seven runs in the top of the eleventh inning to rout the Red Sox in Boston, 13-6, to even the American League Championship Series at one game each with the series heading back to Cleveland. Read More

Today in Tribe History: June 2, 2010

June 2, 2019 |

The Detroit Tigers’ Armando Galarraga is robbed of his perfect game with two outs in the ninth inning on a blown call at first base by umpire Jim Joyce, as Cleveland Indians shortstop Jason Donald is ruled safe on the infield single that wasn’t in a 3-0 one-hit shutout. Read More

Today in Tribe History: October 13, 2007

October 13, 2018 |

The Indians erupt for seven runs in the top of the eleventh inning to rout the Red Sox in Boston, 13-6, to even the American League Championship Series at one game each with the series heading back to Cleveland. Read More

Today in Tribe History: June 2, 2010

June 2, 2018 |

The Detroit Tigers’ Armando Galarraga is robbed of his perfect game with two outs in the ninth inning on a blown call at first base by umpire Jim Joyce, as Cleveland Indians shortstop Jason Donald is ruled safe on the infield single that wasn’t in a 3-0 one-hit shutout. Read More

Today in Tribe History: October 13, 2007

October 13, 2017 |

The Indians erupt for seven runs in the top of the eleventh inning to rout the Red Sox in Boston, 13-6, to even the American League Championship Series at one game each with the series heading back to Cleveland. Read More

Today in Tribe History: June 2, 2010

June 2, 2017 |

The Detroit Tigers’ Armando Galarraga is robbed of his perfect game with two outs in the ninth inning on a blown call at first base by umpire Jim Joyce, as Cleveland Indians shortstop Jason Donald is ruled safe on the infield single that wasn’t in a 3-0 one-hit shutout. Read More

Today in Tribe History: April 18, 2009

April 18, 2016 |

The Cleveland Indians spoil the Yankees’ Saturday, thumping New York by a 22-4 final.

The Yankees actually held the lead in the lopsided contest, jumping out to a 2-0 lead after the first inning on … Read More

Roberto Hernandez Granted Visa and Heading to Cleveland

July 21, 2012 |

By Mike Brandyberry

The pitcher formerly known as Fausto Carmona–now Roberto Hernandez–has been granted a work visa by the United States and is heading to Cleveland to rejoin the Indians.

Cleveland Indians Executive Vice President and General Manager Chris … Read More