ICYMI at DTTWLN – Oct. 4 to Oct. 11

If you were away from Did the Tribe Win Last Night at any point in the last week, shame on you, but welcome back! Here are some…

A New View for Harder With Tribe

April 19, 1948 When the Indians take the field tomorrow afternoon to open the 1948 season, Mel Harder will begin the season in the same place he…

Today in Tribe History: August 26, 1940

1940 – Cleveland tops Washington, 4-3, as Bob Feller’s relief work ends the rally of the Senators and keeps Ossie Vitt’s Indians in first place by three…

Retiring Numbers a Rare Task for Tribe

With the Cleveland Indians in town this weekend, the New York Yankees are eliminating two more numbers from the already long list of digits never to be…

Today in Tribe History: July 31, 1932

1932 – The Cleveland Indians play their first game at the new Municipal Stadium, but cannot provide the paid crowd of 76,979 with a win as Mel…

Today in Tribe History: May 10, 1944

1944 – Cleveland pitcher Mel Harder earns career win number 200 as the Indians knock off the Boston Red Sox, 5-4. Harder improved to 3-0 on the…

Baseball Lifer Slapnicka Unearthed Plenty of Talent

He had one victory in his major league pitching career, but Cy Slapnicka was a baseball lifer. Slapnicka spent a decade as a pitcher in the minor…

Can you Imagine — Mel Harder NOT an Indian?

Mel Harder and the Cleveland Indians are virtually inseparable. Harder spent 20 years as a pitcher for the Indians – only Walter Johnson had spent more consecutive…

Today In Tribe History: October 20, 2002

Mel Harder, who spent all 20 of his Major League seasons as a pitcher in a Cleveland Indians uniform, passes away five days after celebrating his 93rd birthday. Harder was…

Harder Earned Win in Second Ever All-Star Game

The second All-Star Game, in 1934, has gone down in baseball lore as the Midsummer Classic that saw the Giants’ Carl Hubbell set down Babe Ruth, Lou…

Cleveland Indians’ Top All-Star Performances

On Tuesday, Major League Baseball will conduct its 85th All-Star Game, this one taking place for the first time at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Cleveland…

Opening Day Master

While Tribe starter Justin Masterson was certainly roughed up in Sunday’s start against the Twins, nothing can be taken away from his dominating performance last Monday night…