Baseball Dads in Cleveland Who Helped Start Family Tradition in MLB

Baseball has often been been characterized as a father-and-son sport, which may be a bit unfair to all of the baseball moms out there watching, cheering, coaching,…

Rosen Recalled After Successful Minor League Season

September 11, 1948 Al Rosen, the American Association’s batting champion and league’s most valuable rookie, joined the Indians yesterday. Indians manager Lou Boudreau said he would not…

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…

Indians’ Aging Infield Gets a Youthful Boost as Boone is Promoted, Rosen Could Follow Soon

September 1, 1948 Lou Boudreau, Ken Keltner and Joe Gordon have done a fantastic job holding down the infield-fort this season, as the three premier hitters are…

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…

Ten Run Onslaught Paces Zoldak to Victory; Indians 10, Senators 1

September 18, 1948 Behind the strong effort of Sam Zoldak on the mound, the Cleveland Indians won a third straight game to sweep the hapless Washington Senators…

Lemon Wins 20th, Tribe Keeps Pace with Sox; Indians 9, Browns 1

September 11, 1948 In just his first full season as a starting pitcher, Bob Lemon has asserted himself as the ace of the Indians staff several times,…

Rosen Recalled After Successful Minor League Season

Al Rosen, the American Association’s batting champion and league’s most valuable rookie, joined the Indians yesterday. Indians manager Lou Boudreau said he would not hesitate to use…

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…

Indians Aging Infield Gets a Youthful Boost as Boone is Promoted—Rosen Could Follow Soon

September 1, 1948 Lou Boudreau, Ken Keltner and Joe Gordon have done a fantastic job holding down the infield-fort this season, as the three premier hitters are…