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Did The Tribe Win Last Night? | August 3, 2021

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Satchel Paige

Today in Tribe History: June 8, 1982

June 8, 2021 |

Baseball legend Satchel Paige passes away in Kansas City, Missouri. He was believed to be 75. Read More

Today in Tribe History: July 7, 1948

July 7, 2020 |

It was a happy birthday for Satchel Paige on this date, as the Indians purchased the Negro League legend from the Kansas City Monarchs, bringing in the ageless right-hander to Cleveland for the second half of the season. Read More

Today in Tribe History: June 8, 1982

June 8, 2020 |

Baseball legend Satchel Paige passes away in Kansas City, Missouri. He was believed to be 75. Read More

Today in Tribe History: July 7, 1948

July 7, 2019 |

It was a happy birthday for Satchel Paige on this date, as the Indians purchase the Negro League legend from the Kansas City Monarchs, bringing in the ageless right-hander to Cleveland for the second half of the season. Read More

Today in Tribe History: June 8, 1982

June 8, 2019 |

Baseball legend Satchel Paige passes away in Kansas City, Missouri. He was believed to be 75. Read More

Today in Tribe History: July 7, 1948

July 7, 2018 |

It was a happy birthday for Satchel Paige on this date, as the Indians purchase the Negro League legend from the Kansas City Monarchs, bringing in the ageless right-hander to Cleveland for the second half of the season. Read More

Today in Tribe History: June 8, 1982

June 8, 2018 |

Baseball legend Satchel Paige passes away in Kansas City, Missouri. He was believed to be 75. Read More

Paige’s Tenure with the Indians Preceded by Brief Negro League Stint in Cleveland

July 19, 2017 |

In 1948, Indians owner Bill Veeck made headlines with his signing of Satchel Paige. The ageless wonder was most known for his achievements in the Negro Leagues, but he was famous on at least two continents with regular barnstorming tours and playing winter ball in South and Central America.

He was so well-traveled that his stint with the Indians wasn’t even his first time in Cleveland. Read More

Today in Tribe History: July 7, 1948

July 7, 2017 | | One Comment

It was a happy birthday for Satchel Paige on this date, as the Indians purchase the Negro League legend from the Kansas City Monarchs, bringing in the ageless right-hander to Cleveland for the second half of the season. Read More

Today in Tribe History: June 8, 1982

June 8, 2017 |

Baseball legend Satchel Paige passes away in Kansas City, Missouri. He was believed to be 75. Read More

Today in Tribe History: July 7, 1948

July 7, 2016 |

It was a happy birthday for Satchel Paige on this date, as the Indians purchase the Negro League legend from the Kansas City Monarchs, bringing in the ageless right-hander to Cleveland for the second half of the season. Read More

Today in Tribe History: June 8, 1982

June 8, 2016 |

Baseball legend Satchel Paige passes away in Kansas City, Missouri. He was believed to be 75. Read More