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Indians Unveil Lou Boudreau Statue At Progressive Field

CLEVELAND (92.3 the Fan) – Move over, Jim Thome, there’s a new man in town.

No, seriously.

On Saturday, the Indians unveiled the fifth statue at Progressive Field, that of seven-time All-Star Lou Boudreau. 363 more words

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Mount Rushmore, Cleveland Indians

Because they came so close but didn’t pull through last season, the 1948 and 1920 champs have the longest current drought in the game. Known as the Blues in 1901, the Bronchos in 1902, and the Naps from 1903 through 1914, the Indians are the only team, I believe, whose Rushmore all played the same position. 728 more words

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MLB Analytics: Batters with 120+ strikeouts and 120+ walks in a season

My guess is that baseball fans, whether they are watching a game on TV or in person, like to see action on the field. They enjoy the batter connecting with a pitch and the either a base hit is the end result or a defensive play is made. 324 more words

Levine: Jim Thome Adds MLB Network Work To His Plate

By Bruce Levine–

CHICAGO (CBS) — The Hall of Fame is waiting for former slugger Jim Thome to become eligible. Meanwhile, the 46-year-old Thome, a Peoria native, has been busy adding jobs to his baseball resume. 321 more words

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Jim Thome isn't crushing awesome homers anymore, but he's still getting his 'baseball fix'

“Hitting home runs is a lot of fun,” says Jim Thome, one of the most qualified people in history to speak on the topic. “I miss competing, but I don’t crave it. 542 more words

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Thome, Carr, Brown Tabbed To Throw First Pitches At Indians Home Opener

Before the Cleveland Indians starter toes the rubber to open the home slate at Progressive Field on April 11, three Cleveland legends will start things off. 134 more words

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