Tag Archives: Cleveland Indians

Bad Boys & Bad Times: Cleveland Indians from 1937-1942

Cleveland Indians historian Scott Longert visited us earlier this week to talk about the Tribe from 1937 to 1942. We can’t share every glorious anecdote. After all, that’s what his next book is for. But we can give you five … Continue reading

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Learn about the Cleveland Indians before & during World War II

Author, historian and Cleveland Indians fan Scott Longert is guiding us through the history of his beloved Tribe. He’s written books about: Addie Joss—a contemporary of Cy Young who was such a dominant pitcher that they changed the Hall of Fame’s … Continue reading

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Terry Pluto discusses sports, faith & his favorite interview

Sportswriting legend Terry Pluto visited us last Tuesday, and he had a lot to say on a range of topics. He discussed: why baseball is his favorite sport to write about the last time he interviewed LeBron James one on … Continue reading

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Author Scott Raab discusses hometown pride and Cleveland sports

Scott Raab, author of You’re Welcome, Cleveland and The Whore of Akron, visited the library to talk about his love for Cleveland and its sports teams. Raab spent decades interviewing celebrities for GQ and Esquire, and he’s mastered both sides of the Q & A. Watch our … Continue reading

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Terry Pluto is coming to Mentor Public Library

Sportswriting legend Terry Pluto is coming to Mentor Public Library, and he’s bringing more than 40 years of Indians, Browns and Cavaliers stories with him. In addition to writing for The Akron Beacon-Journal and The Plain Dealer, Pluto has written more than 20 books, … Continue reading

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