Peoria, Ill., native Jim Thome and three other Cleveland Indian greats were inducted into the team’s Hall of Fame during ceremonies before the Tribe’s game against Oakland July 30. 876 more words
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It should be fairly obvious by now that the Cleveland Indians have a very special player in shortstop Francisco Lindor.
He’s already the best player on a team that will likely make the post-season, and he’s just 22-years-old, not turning 23 until well after the season is over. 601 more words
Today the Phillies will induct Cleveland Indian Jim Thome into their hall of fame. For 25 years I have had zero issues with Philly. I’ve even liked Philly, they are a great city to make fun of and take some of the negative spotlight off of Cleveland. 411 more words
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The Phillies honored Jim Thome Thursday, one day before the all-star slugger will be enshrined on the team’s Wall of Fame.
Some 200 lucky fans celebrated the achievement at a luncheon at Citizens Bank Park where Thome was guest of honor. 126 more words
Elite athletes who remain with the same franchise for the long haul have become as rare as one of those legendary birds in Pokémon Go popping up next to you on the couch. 1,051 more words