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Cleveland’s Negro League History, Part 1 of 11: The Cleveland Tate Stars

June 5, 2012

This July, Cleveland will host the largest Negro League baseball history conference in America – the Jerry Malloy Negro League …Read the Rest

I May Not Be a Purist, But There Are Just Some Things You Don’t Mess With

I May Not Be a Purist, But There Are Just Some Things You Don’t Mess With
June 4, 2012

I don’t necessarily consider myself a baseball purist, at least in a very strict sense.  I’m open to slight changes …Read the Rest

The Desert Island

May 30, 2012

At the end of April, I wrote about this fantasy I had where Johnny Damon rode into Progressive Field on …Read the Rest

Hafner to the DL – Probably Good Timing

May 30, 2012

Travis Hafner has been listed as day to day since he took a foul ball off his knee last Wednesday …Read the Rest

Putting the Weekend Behind Us

Putting the Weekend Behind Us
May 28, 2012

Chris Perez entered the game today to a 3-run lead and yet another standing ovation.  Two ground outs and a …Read the Rest

The Colum-bus is Coming and Going – Roster Moves

May 28, 2012

As you may know, the Indians were anticipating a roster move today since Josh Tomlin was going to be recalled …Read the Rest

It Hasn’t Been a Great Week for Joe Smith

May 25, 2012

A few days ago I talked about the reported incident involving Joe Smith, a bar (ROADHOUSE!) and the Put-in-Bay authorities …Read the Rest

The Return of Josh Tomlin

May 25, 2012

Josh Tomlin was placed on the DL a couple of weeks ago because of a sore right wrist.  It was …Read the Rest

I Didn’t See That One Coming…

May 24, 2012

I made this statement on the live blog earlier, but if you would’ve told me on Monday that the Indians …Read the Rest

Fancy New Live Blog HERE – Indians vs. Tigers, 12:05

May 24, 2012

Perhaps you’ve seen the Drunk History series on Funny or Die…if not, I would recommend checking this out.  So today, …Read the Rest