Tag Archives: Cleveland Indians

Nats can’t take Cleveland series and now face John Lannan for the first time in Philly

My guest prognosticator, Vince Guerrieri was right — his Cleveland Indians did take their series with my Washington Nationals. Thus, #Nats haven't driven in a runner via base hit since Thursday: http://t.co/QaAx8VBNeC — Mark Zuckerman (@ZuckermanCSN) June 17, 2013 That succinctly describes the Nats weekend. Two solid pitching performances by Gio Gonzalez and Stephen Strasburg

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2013 Nats vs. Indians Q&A and prediction with Vince Guerrieri

You may remember this week’s guest prognosticator, Vince Guerrieri, from the Redskins vs. Browns game last year. He’s still a newspaper editor in Northern Ohio as well as the author of Ohio Sports Trivia and the upcoming The Blue Streaks and Little Giants: More Than a Century of Sandusky and Fremont Ross Football.. Vince also

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Emmett Ashford, first black MLB umpire, made debut at RFK Stadium on this day in 1966

On this day in 1966, the first black umpire made his debut, nearly 19 years to the day after Jackie Robinson made his playing debut. Emmett Ashford umpired third base in the Cleveland Indians vs. Washington Senators Opening Day game at RFK Stadium. Cleveland would defeat Washington, 5-2 before 44,468. Boxscore – Baseball Reference. D.C.

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