Today in Tribe History: May 17, 1931

Just one full season after winning the 1929 batting title, the Cleveland Indians send Lew Fonseca to the Chicago White Sox for Willie Kamm.

Today in Tribe History: January 21, 1899

Lew Fonseca is born in Oakland, California.

Today in Tribe History: November 26, 1989

Lew Fonseca, who spent some of his best Major League seasons in a Cleveland Indians uniform, passes away at the age of 90.

Today in Tribe History: May 17, 1931

Just one full season after winning the 1929 batting title, the Cleveland Indians send Lew Fonseca to the Chicago White Sox for Willie Kamm.

Today in Tribe History: January 21, 1899

Lew Fonseca is born in Oakland, California.

Today in Tribe History: November 26, 1989

Lew Fonseca, who spent some of his best Major League seasons in a Cleveland Indians uniform, passes away at the age of 90.

Today in Tribe History: May 17, 1931

Just one full season after winning the 1929 batting title, the Cleveland Indians send Lew Fonseca to the Chicago White Sox for Willie Kamm.

Today in Tribe History: January 21, 1899

Lew Fonseca is born in Oakland, California.

Today in Tribe History: November 26, 1989

Lew Fonseca, who spent some of his best Major League seasons in a Cleveland Indians uniform, passes away at the age of 90.

Today in Tribe History: May 17, 1931

Just one full season after winning the 1929 batting title, the Cleveland Indians send Lew Fonseca to the Chicago White Sox for Willie Kamm.

Today in Tribe History: January 21, 1899

Lew Fonseca is born in Oakland, California.

Fonseca Won Batting Title for Tribe Before Becoming MLB’s Movie Mogul

In 1929, the season belonged to the Philadelphia Athletics. After two years of second-place finishes, the “Mackmen” – so called because of their manager, Connie Mack –…