Jacobs Field (Cleveland, OH)

The first regular-season game at Jacobs Field was played on…

Richard Jacobs

Richard E. “Dick” Jacobs was the majority owner of the Cleveland…

Wayne Kirby

Most major-league players dream of doing something good on Opening…

Jesse Levis

In the American criminal justice system, and under the United…

Kenny Lofton

“In a way, Kenny Lofton is the real instrument of terror for…

Albie Lopez

Albert Anthony “Albie” Lopez, of Mexican heritage, was born…

Rick Manning

Rick Manning, to quote journalist Steve Eby, “just might be…

Charlie Manuel

We’re told from a young age not to judge a book by its cover.…

Dennis Martinez

In 1976, Dennis Martínez became the first Nicaraguan to play…

Jose Mesa

“What have you done for me lately?” is a common refrain heard…

Eddie Murray

“That night might have been the best thing anyone has done…

Charles Nagy

He was an everyman, a solid but not spectacular New Englander…

Dave Nelson

David Earl Nelson was born on June 20, 1944, in Fort Sill, Oklahoma.…

Jeff Newman

Jeff Newman had a long career in professional baseball, spanning…

Dan O'Dowd

Dan O’Dowd was a baseball man from the beginning. Born in Morristown,…

Chad Ogea

On June 17, 1994, the nation was glued to the live broadcast…

Gregg Olson

Gregg Olson, the only son of a highly successful high-school…

Tony Peña

In Tribe folklore, Tony Peña will always bring back moments…

Herbert Perry

If hard work and commitment are needed for a successful baseball…

Eric Plunk

The very best parts of a game always were at the end for Eric…

Jim Poole

It was October 28, 1995. In Atlanta’s Fulton County Stadium,…

Manny Ramirez

"Manny being Manny" — the simple phrase seemed to instinctively…

Billy Ripken

Infielder Billy Ripken attacked the game of baseball with reckless…

Joe Roa

Joseph Rodger Roa pitched in 120 major-league games over six…