Category: Cleveland Indians

Ramirez a free agent after short Indians stint

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April 16, 1929

In a 5-4 Opening Day victory over Detroit at League Park, Indians’ rookie center fielder Earl Averill homers on a 0-2 pitch off Detroit’s pitcher Earl Whitehill, becoming the first American Leaguer to hit a home run in his first major league at-bat. The ‘Earl of Snohomish’ will also be the first future Hall of Famer to accomplish the feat.

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April 16, 1929

In a 5-4 Opening Day victory over Detroit at League Park, Indians’ rookie center fielder Earl Averill homers on a 0-2 pitch off Detroit’s pitcher Earl Whitehill, becoming the first American Leaguer to hit a home run in his first major league at-bat. The ‘Earl of Snohomish’ will also be the first future Hall of Famer to accomplish the feat.

Indians’ Clevinger out with ‘significant’ inju…

Indians’ Clevinger out with ‘significant’ injury: undefined

Indians give manager Francona 2-year extension

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Indians sign OF Maybin to minor league deal

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Indians’ Lindor out indefinitely with ankle in…

Indians’ Lindor out indefinitely with ankle injury: undefined

Indians star 3B Ramirez carted off field (knee…

Indians star 3B Ramirez carted off field (knee): undefined

Indians sign INF Miller with Kipnis injured

Indians sign INF Miller with Kipnis injured: undefined

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March 22, 1959

The Indians trade Larry Doby to the Tigers for Tito Francona. The deal turns out to be a great swap for the Tribe when their new outfielder hits .363, while Doby will play in just 16 games for Detroit.