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Hit Rates of the Top 10 All-Time Home Run Leaders & Introducing RP3

*This article was originally published on High Heat Stats.

There’s the Sultan of Swat, Hammerin’ Hank, and one of the Bash Brothers. All three certainly didn’t get their nicknames from being slap hitters, knocking singles through the infield. 1,102 more words


#12DaysofTribe is back for 2014!

Last year’s #12DaysofTribe contests were a big success – thanks in large part to the great participation of our loyal social media followers!

Given last year’s success, we’re back this year! 371 more words

Vote for your favorite Tribe players in MLB's GIBBY awards!

The Indians are well-represented in the 2014 edition of the GIBBYs, or Major League Baseball’s Greatness in Baseball Yearly Awards.

The awards are given based on votes, media, front-office personnel, MLB alumni, fans and the Society for American Baseball Research. 92 more words

Paul Konerko, Jimmy Rollins named co-winners of the Roberto Clemente Award

Via the MLB Public Relations Twitter account, retiring White Sox first baseman Paul Konerko and Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins have been named the co-winners of the Roberto Clemente Award.  210 more words

Top Cleveland Athletes Who Deserve A Statue

The Cleveland Indians recently unveiled the Jim Thome statue and have plans for a Larry Doby one to be unveiled next season, we were thinking… What other Cleveland sports stars deserve a statue? 319 more words