After the Cleveland Indians’ 1948 Season (Part 2)

This is the second of three installments of “After the Cleveland Indians’ 1948 Season”, the final chapter of the 1948 season review. See Part 1 here. Bob…

Tribe Celebrates Championship From Clubhouse to Public Square

October 11, 1948 As the Indians clinched their first World Series championship in 28 years, the celebration started on the field but spilled into the clubhouse and…

Boston Fights Off Elimination, Tags Feller; Braves 11, Indians 5

October 10, 1948 This afternoon, Indians fans proved that they are some of the most passionate and patient fans. While the two may not go together, the…

Tribe Drops Game, Pennant Tie in Ninth Inning; Tigers 5, Indians 3

October 1, 1948 Indians manager Lou Boudreau was clear after the game that his team was not tight on the field this afternoon. If they weren’t, they…

Tribe Keeps Pace With Contenders Behind Bearden; Indians 6, Athletics 3

September 20, 1948 It wasn’t pretty, but it was effective in earning the necessary result. It’s the best way to describe the Cleveland Indians and rookie left-hander…

Doby Walkoff Homer Gives Tribe Game One Win; Indians 5, Athletics 3

September 19, 1948 On the final Sunday of scheduled American League twin bills, the Cleveland Indians made more attendance history and gave the fans a reason to…

Yankees Halt Tribe, Stop Late Rally; Yankees 6, Indians 5

September 14, 1948 For even the biggest believers in the Cleveland Indians, the pennant hopes for 1948 are starting to flicker a little less brightly. This afternoon…

Black Critically Injured, Tribe Loses Late; Browns 3, Indians 2

September 13, 1948 The Indians blew a 2-0 lead, allowing two runs in the eighth inning to tie the game and another in the ninth to lose…

Tribe Ties After 12 Innings, Will Replay Tomorrow; Indians 3, Browns 3

September 12, 1948 In baseball, sometimes you win and some times you lose. But you don’t tie. Yet that’s just what the Cleveland Indians and St. Louis…

Paige Punished in Fifth, Tribe Loses in Extras; Browns 4, Indians 3

September 4, 1948 In a season that appears will go down to the final games or innings, the Indians may have several unfortunate moments to point back…

Bullpen Woes Jeopardizing Pennant Push

August 29, 1948 While in the thick of the pennant race in the American League over the last few weeks, the Cleveland Indians have begun to make…

Tribe Miscues Early, Has Boston Take Game Late; Red Sox 8, Indians 4

August 26, 1948 In a best-of-three series for first place in the American League with the Boston Red Sox this week, the Indians could easily lay claim…