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Is This Heaven? No, It’s Cleveland . . . The Indians couldn’t possibly be playing at the new, charming Jacobs Field. They’re supposed to play in that baseball albatross, Cleveland Stadium, where every day felt like a constant freezing drizzle even in July. Who are these people in the stands, and what happened to those miles and miles of empty seats? And are those people crazy? The Indians good enough to be the White Sox’s main.

Yankees’ Win: Somehow, It Fits

By Phil Rogers October 14, 1998

When Chuck Knoblauch was introduced Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium, he was cheered by fans sitting in the rain.wholesale jerseys from china Winning begets forgiveness. In this season of curtain calls, it’s fitting that the New York Yankees were good enough to overcome even one of the worst mental lapses in baseball history. While fans in Cleveland and Boston would disagree, it wouldn’t have seemed right for the 114 win Yankees to be upset by the Indians. Until Orlando Hernandez bedeviled Cleveland in Game 4, the.

Indians 3, Royals 2

June 28, 1993

Reggie Jefferson homered with one out in the ninth inning to give the Indians a three game sweep, extending Kansas City’s losing streak to three games for the first time since the Royals opened the season with five consecutive losses. Cleveland has won six of its last seven. David Cone (5 8) struck out Paul Sorrento to start the ninth, but Jefferson hit the next pitch over the fence in right for his seventh home run. Cone had blanked the Indians on two hits until the seventh, when they tied the game on. It was in that short yet in some ways endless time that Elway became, once and for all, John Elway . The Drive. Jan. 11, 1987. Ninety eight yards in 15 plays for a touchdown on a pass thrown in front the howling Dawg Pound. And the legend of John Elway was truly born. Ironically, The Drive didn’t win that AFC.

Cleveland Mayor Michael R. White says the demolition of Cleveland Stadium, set to begin Monday, will be completed on schedule and within budget. Demolition was to have started Sept. 3, but was pushed back after more asbestos than expected was found in the 65 year old stadium. White said at a news conference Saturday that razing of the stadium will be completed on schedule by March 31, and removal of additional asbestos will not contribute greatly to the project’s cost. Design of.

Roger And Me

By Bill Arnold July 13, 1997

Mark McGwire of Oakland and Ken Griffey Jr. of Seattle continue their pursuit of Roger Maris’ home run record. But hitting 30 home runs after the All Star break is no small feat. Just three players have managed to do it. Albert Belle, with 36, has the record for most homers after the break. The players who went long most often after the break are: %% %% %% Player Year After break Albert Belle 1995 36 Ralph Kiner 1947 31 Ralph Kiner 1949 31 Harmon Killebrew 1962 30 Willie Mays 1965 29 .

Roger And Me

By Bill Arnold July 13, 1997

Mark McGwire of Oakland and Ken Griffey Jr. of Seattle continue their pursuit of Roger Maris’ home run record. But hitting 30 home runs after the All Star break is no small feat. Just three players have managed to do it. Albert Belle, with 36, has the record for most homers after the break. http://www.cheapnflsalejerseys.com GUESSING GAME With Luc Longley out another six or seven weeks with a separated shoulder, the Bulls expect to get help at center by Wednesday when Robert Parish can come off the injured list. «Unless one of those mysterious injuries surfaces,» Parish said. Don’t tell anyone, but we have Jason Caffey in the Mysterious Injury Pool. DAILY IRISH BASH With no more college bowls to turn down this week because of inferior opponents,.

Ueberroth Pushing For Sale Of Indians

By United Press International November 21, 1985

Baseball commissioner Peter Ueberroth, saying his visit «is not an ominous one,» Wednesday urged Cleveland Indians board chairman Pat ONeill to expedite the sale of the American League franchise. «I told Mr. ONeill I want to help facilitate the change from an estate’s owning the team to people who care about this community, people with roots,» Ueberroth said at a Cleveland Stadium press conference. «Cleveland has been, is and will be a major league city. Let’s get on with this.