Former Indians Outfielder Sam Mele Passes Away at 95

Sam Mele, former big league outfielder, first baseman, scout, and manager who spent nearly a half century involved in professional baseball, passed away at his home in Quincy,…

Boudreau Steals Home—Zoldak Steals Show; Indians 6, Red Sox 1

When the Cleveland Indians traded Bill Kennedy to the St. Louis Browns in June, this is the version of Sam Zoldak that they wanted to get back….

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….

Early Lead Slides Away In Beantown; Red Sox 6, Indians 5

July 24, 1948 The Indians had an early lead after two innings and seemed to have control of the contest until the Boston Red Sox rallied for…

Four-Game Win Streak Blown Away in Afternoon Breeze; Red Sox 11, Indians 5

May 21, 1948 Last night the Indians walked to a victory. This afternoon the Boston Red Sox hit back to even the series. Boston used 18 hits…