The Cleveland Indians pose for a team photo at Cleveland Municipal Stadium in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians went on that year to win the 1948 World Series. Larry Doby, the first African-American recruited to the American League played a...More
January 01, 1948 License
President Bill Veeck of the Cleveland Indians splits his face in a hearty guffaw as he congratulates Manager Lou Boudreau (right) after his Indians won the World Series Pennant in Boston by trimming the Braves 4-3. The open-mouthed...More
October 12, 1948 License
Cleveland Indians celebrate the American League Central Division championship after beating the Kansas City Royals 3-2 at Progressive Field on September 17, 2017 in Cleveland, Ohio.
September 17, 2017 License
BOSTON - MAY 10, 1948. Larry Doby has just homered and Cleveland Indians manager and shortstop Lou Boudreau welcomes him home during a game at Fenway Park in Boston on May 10, 1948.
May 10, 1948 License
Giovanny Urshela #39 congratulates Francisco Lindor #12 of the Cleveland Indians after his two-run homerun during the seventh inning of a game against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on September 20, 2017...More
September 20, 2017 License
Lou Boudreau, playing manager of the Cleveland Indians, is put on a hard slide at home in the seventh inning of the game with the Philadelphia Athletics June 5. Mike Guerra, A's catcher, nailed him on Ferris Fain's throw home after...More
June 06, 1948 License
Home plate umpire Todd Tichenor #13 watches as Edwin Encarnacion #10 of the Cleveland Indians is tagged out at home plate by catcher Jason Castro #21 of the Minnesota Twins during the third inning at Progressive Field on September 26,...More
September 26, 2017 License
Larry Doby of the Cleveland Indians kisses the bat with which he hit a home run in game four of the 19448 World Series against the Boston Braves on October 9, 1948 at Cleveland Stadium in Cleveland, Ohio. Cleveland won game four 2-1.
October 09, 1948 License
Manager Terry Francona #17 of the Cleveland Indians kisses a bat before the game against the Minnesota Twins on April 18, 2017 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Indians defeated the Twins 11-4.
April 18, 2017 License
Dave Ferris of the Boston Red Sox raises a cloud of dust as he slides into second in an attempt to break up double play, but shortstop Lou Boudreau, Indians, jumps in the air as he fires to first to complete the twin killing, in third...More
August 30, 1948 License
Francisco Lindor #12 of the Cleveland Indians turns the double play over teammate Jose Ramirez #11 and the sliding Jeremy Hazelbaker #41 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field on April 8, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona.
April 08, 2017 License
4/1/1948- Joe Gordon and Lou Boudreau- Cleveland baseball player.
January 01, 1900 License
Yandy Diaz #36, left, of the Cleveland Indians and Francisco Mejia #33 of the Cleveland Indians sit outside the dugout before a game against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on September 24, 2017 in Seattle, Washington. The Indians...More
September 24, 2017 License
Bob Elliott puts the ball on Lou Boudreau, as the Cleveland Indian manager was out trying to stretch his first-inning double. The hit drove in the first run of the fourth World Series game. Umpire Bill Stewart calls Boudreau out,...More
October 08, 1948 License
Carlos Santana #41 of the Cleveland Indians slides at home plate ahead of the tag by Josh Phegley #19 of the Oakland Athletics during a game at Progressive Field on June 1, 2017 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians won 8-0.
June 01, 2017 License
Bob Lemon (ball in hand) is escorted off the field by teammates after he pitched the Cleveland Indians to a 4-1 victory over the Braves in the second World Series game at Boston. In the left foreground is player-manager Lou Boudreau.
October 07, 1948 License
The Cleveland Indians celebrate after beating the Chicago Cubs 7-2 in Game Four of the 2016 World Series at Wrigley Field on October 29, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois.
October 29, 2016 License
Heap Big Powerhouse!! The Cleveland Indians who seem assured at this time of the American League Pennant (barring any factors such as complete losses for them and a full roster of wins for their two leading opponents), are displaying...More
September 30, 1948 License
Trevor Bauer #47, Mike Aviles #4, Jason Kipnis #22, Carlos Carrasco #59, Yan Gomes #10, Corey Kluber #28 of the Cleveland Indians watch from the dugout during the eighth inning against the Boston Red Sox at Progressive Field on October...More
October 04, 2015 License
The determined Cleveland Indians came back today to smash a convincing 4-1 victory over the Boston Braves and deadlock the 1948 World Series at one game each. Here Warren Spahn, of the Braves, tossed the pitch that opened the second...More
October 17, 1948 License
Overall view of Chicago Cubs Dexter Fowler (24) in action, at bat vs Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field. Game 2. View of scoreboard in background.
October 26, 2016 License
Player/Manager Lou Boudreau of the Cleveland Indians kneels at home plate during a game in 1948 at Municipal Stadium in Cleveland, Ohio.
Francisco Lindor #12 of the Cleveland Indians falls to one knee while batting against the Oakland Athletics in the top of the six inning at O.co Coliseum on July 31, 2015 in Oakland, California.
July 31, 2015 License
General view of Cleveland Stadium during Game 5 of the 1948 World Series between the Boston Braves and Cleveland Indians in front of a sold out crowd of 86,288 people on October 10, 1948 at Cleveland Stadium in Cleveland, Ohio.
October 10, 1948 License
Rear view of Chicago Cubs Willson Contreras (40) in action, at bat vs Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field. Game 1. David E. Klutho
Fans look on during Game Two of the 2016 World Series between the Chicago Cubs and the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on October 26, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio.