Category: Cleveland Indians

Indians place pitcher Carrasco on 10-day DL

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Indians put Alonso on medical emergency list

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Indians designate Melky for assignment

Indians designate Melky for assignment: undefined

May 19, 1933 For the first time in major leagu…

May 19, 1933

For the first time in major league history, brothers on opposite teams homer in the same game. Red Sox catcher Rick Ferrell takes his brother Wes deep, but the Indians’ pitcher returns the favor as he homers in the third on a pitch called by his sibling.

May 15, 1981 At Cleveland’s Municipal Stadium,…

May 15, 1981

At Cleveland’s Municipal Stadium, the Indians’ Len Barker pitches the 11th perfect game in major league history, defeating the Blue Jays, 3-0. Catfish Hunter was the last pitcher to accomplish the feat, pitching for the A’s in 1968.

May 11, 1971 In front of a sparse crowd of 2,9…

May 11, 1971

In front of a sparse crowd of 2,992 at Cleveland Stadium, Indians starter Steve Dunning hits a grand slam off A’s right-hander Diego Segui in the bottom of the second inning in Cleveland’s 7-5 victory over Oakland. It will be 37 years before another American League pitcher accomplishes the feat when Felix Hernandez of the Mariners does it against the Mets in 2008.

April 29, 1933 Cleveland pitcher Wes Ferrell n…

April 29, 1933

Cleveland pitcher Wes Ferrell no-hits the St. Louis Browns, including his brother Rick, 7-0. Ferrell helped his own cause, knocking in four runs with a double, and a home run.

OF Cabrera agrees to minors deal with Indians

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April 16, 1940 On a cool day, Bob Feller throw…

April 16, 1940

On a cool day, Bob Feller throws an Opening Day no-hitter, beating Chicago at Comiskey Park, 1-0. Each White Sox batter begins and ends the game with a .000 batting average.