After the Cleveland Indians’ 1948 Season (Part 1)

The 1948 World Championship was the crowning moment in Bill Veeck’s career as an owner – and one of the loneliest in his life. Veeck would own…

Raschi and DiMaggio Snap Tribe Winning Streak; Yankees 5, Indians 0

August 7, 1948 The Indians found a way to keep Joe DiMaggio off of the base paths yesterday, but couldn’t do it two days in a row….

Let Eddie Robinson Play

July 26, 1948 Cleveland Indians manager Lou Boudreau adjusted his batting lineup earlier in the month, hoping to elicit more consistent production from the heart of the…

Indians Lose Late For Second Time, Drop to Third in Standings; Red Sox 2, Indians 1

July 24, 1948 It was a day of firsts for the Cleveland Indians, but none of their achievements will be on president Bill Veeck’s mantle anytime soon….

Berardino Hoping for Supporting Role in Winner’s Circle – Twice

June 23, 1948 Dinner and a movie is always a good date, but Tuesday evening it doubled as team bonding for the Cleveland Indians. After the Indians…

Lemon Leaves Athletics Looking; Indians 10, Athletics 0

June 20, 1948 Cleveland hurler Bob Lemon baffled Philadelphia hitters over nine scoreless innings and aided his own cause with a pair of extra base hits, as…

Mother Nature Washes Away Game, But Not Rumors

June 3, 1948 Mother Nature won the day’s matchup between the Cleveland Indians and Washington Senators from Griffith Stadium in the nation’s capital on Thursday night. Just…

Indians’ Amazing Comeback Sinks Sox in Wild Game; Indians 13, White Sox 8

May 30, 1948 It was recently announced that the United States is going to send a rhesus monkey named Albert into space on a V2 rocket sometime…

Feller’s Wild Sixth Hands White Sox a Win; White Sox 4, Indians 2

May 30, 1948 The Indians fell further out of first place in game one of Sunday’s doubleheader, as they dropped a game to the White Sox 4-2….

Lemon Dominates, Tucker Injured; Indians 4, White Sox 0

May 29, 1948 In what very well may prove to be a bittersweet victory, the Cleveland Indians blanked the Chicago White Sox on Saturday, 4-0. The sweet…

With Deadline Approaching, Will Indians Be Active?

May 20, 1948 Despite the great record to start the season by the Cleveland Indians, team president Bill Veeck is not comfortable with the makeup and effort…

After the Cleveland Indians 1948 Season

The 1948 World Championship was the crowning moment in Bill Veeck’s career as an owner – and one of the loneliest in his life. Veeck would own…