Former Dodgers prospect Carlos Santana helps Cleveland Indians reach World Series
Los Angeles Times
Eight years later, Carlos Santana and the Cleveland Indians are in the World Series. Santana, 30, hit 34 home runs this season — tied with ex-Angel Mike Napoli for the team lead — and ranked eighth in the American League with a .366 on-base percentage.
Ultimate Standings: Indians skyrocket up to 21 overall
Don't let those hapless Browns fool you. Cleveland is the city of winners! LeBron up and left Miami to come home, then he upended the Warriors a year later to claim the city's first title in 52 years. Now, the Indians have caught on, claiming 94 wins ...
Cleveland Indians' Ryan Merritt goes from Goodyear, Ariz. to World Series: 'It's crazy'
Merritt not only helped the Indians win, he helped put them in the World Series for just the sixth time since 1901 by starting Game 5 of the American League Championship Series and pitching 4 1/3 scoreless innings in a 3-0 win over Toronto at Rogers ...
Ryan Merritt flooded with wedding gifts from Indians fans
Cleveland Indians fans will be forever grateful for Game 5 starter Ryan Merritt's gutsy performance -- and some fans aren't keeping their gratitude to themselves. The 24-year-old, despite making just one previous MLB start and being the subject of ...
Cleveland Indians name is a tribute, not a slur
One reason was the Boston Braves had just won the 1914 World Series and that brand was hot. But the Plain Dealer on Jan. 18, 1915, also cited Sockalexis, who died of a heart attack in 1913. The newspaper wrote, “Sockalexis so far outshone his teammates ...
MARK BENNETT: A chance meeting with two Cleveland Indians greats
Terre Haute Tribune Star
Then, in a 4-1 Cleveland victory in Game 2 of the World Series against the Boston Braves, Paige pitched in relief — the first African-American pitcher ever to appear in the Fall Classic. He and his new Indians teammates won the series 4 games to 1 ...
Youngstown News, Valley stores cash in on triumphant Tribe
“They're definitely flying off the shelves,” said Andre Morales, an assistant manager at Lids at Eastwood Mall in Niles. He was talking about the store's hats ...
Eddie Robinson, oldest living Indian, pissed at World Series team
New York Daily News
The oldest living Yankee also happens to be the only surviving member from the last Cleveland Indians team to win a World Series title, the 1948 club that beat the Boston Braves in six games. But Eddie Robinson, 95, says he is not too pleased with his ...