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  • Cleveland Indians (7922-7630 W-L, 1915 - 2014) - 2 World Championships, 5 Pennants, and 11 Playoff Appearances
  • Cleveland Naps (937-883 W-L, 1903 - 1914)
  • Cleveland Bronchos (69-67 W-L, 1902)
  • Cleveland Blues (54-82 W-L, 1901)
  • Overall (8982-8662 W-L, 1901 - 2014) - 2 World Championships, 5 Pennants, and 11 Playoff Appearances

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Franchise History

Rk Year Tm Lg G W L Ties W-L% pythW-L% Finish GB Playoffs R RA BatAge PAge #Bat #P Top Player Managers
1 2014 Cleveland Indians AL Central 100 51 49 0 .510 .506 2nd of 5 5.5 449 443 29.1 27.6 42 21 M.Brantley (4.3) T.Francona (51-49)
2 2013 Cleveland Indians AL Central 162 92 70 0 .568 .554 2nd of 5 1.0 Lost ALWC (1-0) 745 662 28.6 27.5 49 28 J.Kipnis (5.9) T.Francona (92-70)
3 2012 Cleveland Indians AL Central 162 68 94 0 .420 .393 4th of 5 20.0 667 845 27.8 27.6 48 24 C.Santana (4.0) M.Acta (65-91) and S.Alomar (3-3)
4 2011 Cleveland Indians AL Central 162 80 82 0 .494 .465 2nd of 5 15.0 704 760 27.8 26.7 46 22 A.Cabrera (5.0) M.Acta (80-82)
5 2010 Cleveland Indians AL Central 162 69 93 0 .426 .431 4th of 5 25.0 646 752 27.2 26.6 45 22 S.Choo (5.9) M.Acta (69-93)
6 2009 Cleveland Indians AL Central 162 65 97 0 .401 .449 4th of 5 21.5 773 865 27.4 27.8 52 29 S.Choo (5.5) E.Wedge (65-97)
7 2008 Cleveland Indians AL Central 162 81 81 0 .500 .526 3rd of 5 7.5 805 761 27.7 28.6 49 28 C.Lee (6.8) E.Wedge (81-81)
8 2007 Cleveland Indians AL Central 162 96 66 0 .593 .564 1st of 5 -- Lost ALCS (4-3) 811 704 28.1 29.4 41 21 C.Sabathia (6.4) E.Wedge (96-66)
9 2006 Cleveland Indians AL Central 162 78 84 0 .481 .549 4th of 5 18.0 870 782 27.8 28.6 45 23 G.Sizemore (6.6) E.Wedge (78-84)
10 2005 Cleveland Indians AL Central 162 93 69 0 .574 .594 2nd of 5 6.0 790 642 27.7 29.2 38 17 G.Sizemore (6.6) E.Wedge (93-69)
11 2004 Cleveland Indians AL Central 162 80 82 0 .494 .501 3rd of 5 12.0 858 857 28.6 27.3 52 30 T.Hafner (5.0) E.Wedge (80-82)
12 2003 Cleveland Indians AL Central 162 68 94 0 .420 .451 4th of 5 22.0 699 778 27.1 26.3 54 29 M.Bradley (4.1) E.Wedge (68-94)
13 2002 Cleveland Indians AL Central 162 74 88 0 .457 .443 3rd of 5 20.5 739 837 30.3 28.1 59 31 J.Thome (7.4) C.Manuel (39-47) and J.Skinner (35-41)
14 2001 Cleveland Indians AL Central 162 91 71 0 .562 .540 1st of 5 -- Lost LDS (3-2) 897 821 31.0 29.1 44 24 R.Alomar (7.3) C.Manuel (91-71)
15 2000 Cleveland Indians AL Central 162 90 72 0 .556 .569 2nd of 5 5.0 950 816 30.1 30.2 55 32 R.Alomar (5.6) C.Manuel (90-72)
16 1999 Cleveland Indians AL Central 162 97 65 0 .599 .573 1st of 5 -- Lost LDS (3-2) 1009 860 29.2 30.6 51 25 R.Alomar (7.4) M.Hargrove (97-65)
17 1998 Cleveland Indians AL Central 162 89 73 0 .549 .540 1st of 5 -- Lost ALCS (4-2) 850 779 29.5 29.8 48 23 K.Lofton (5.9) M.Hargrove (89-73)
18 1997 Cleveland Indians AL Central 161 86 75 0 .534 .529 1st of 5 -- Lost WS (4-3) 868 815 30.2 29.7 46 21 J.Thome (5.4) M.Hargrove (86-75)
19 1996 Cleveland Indians AL Central 161 99 62 0 .615 .596 1st of 5 -- Lost LDS (3-1) 952 769 29.7 30.3 44 18 J.Thome (7.5) M.Hargrove (99-62)
20 1995 Cleveland Indians AL Central 144 100 44 0 .694 .644 1st of 5 -- Lost WS (4-2) 840 607 29.0 30.6 41 20 A.Belle (6.9) M.Hargrove (100-44)
21 1994 Cleveland Indians AL Central 113 66 47 0 .584 .586 2nd of 5 1.0 679 562 28.4 30.7 40 21 K.Lofton (7.2) M.Hargrove (66-47)
22 1993 Cleveland Indians AL East 162 76 86 0 .469 .487 6th of 7 19.0 790 813 27.2 27.3 48 26 K.Lofton (7.6) M.Hargrove (76-86)
23 1992 Cleveland Indians AL East 162 76 86 0 .469 .454 4th of 7 20.0 674 746 25.9 27.0 42 20 K.Lofton (6.6) M.Hargrove (76-86)
24 1991 Cleveland Indians AL East 162 57 105 0 .352 .376 7th of 7 34.0 576 759 25.6 26.8 53 24 G.Swindell (3.8) J.McNamara (25-52) and M.Hargrove (32-53)
25 1990 Cleveland Indians AL East 162 77 85 0 .475 .497 4th of 7 11.0 732 737 27.4 28.1 44 21 B.Jacoby (3.5) J.McNamara (77-85)
26 1989 Cleveland Indians AL East 162 73 89 0 .451 .464 6th of 7 16.0 604 654 27.1 28.5 47 20 T.Candiotti (4.7) D.Edwards (65-78) and J.Hart (8-11)
27 1988 Cleveland Indians AL East 162 78 84 0 .481 .457 6th of 7 11.0 666 731 28.1 27.0 44 18 G.Swindell (5.9) D.Edwards (78-84)
28 1987 Cleveland Indians AL East 162 61 101 0 .377 .386 7th of 7 37.0 742 957 27.7 30.5 44 21 B.Butler (4.9) P.Corrales (31-56) and D.Edwards (30-45)
29 1986 Cleveland Indians AL East 163 84 78 1 .519 .495 5th of 7 11.5 831 841 27.6 29.8 36 18 J.Carter (5.7) P.Corrales (84-78)
30 1985 Cleveland Indians AL East 162 60 102 0 .370 .424 7th of 7 39.5 729 861 28.0 27.4 38 19 B.Butler (4.7) P.Corrales (60-102)
31 1984 Cleveland Indians AL East 163 75 87 1 .463 .497 6th of 7 29.0 761 766 27.4 27.2 40 19 B.Blyleven (7.2) P.Corrales (75-87)
32 1983 Cleveland Indians AL East 162 70 92 0 .432 .450 7th of 7 28.0 704 785 29.8 27.7 40 17 L.Sorensen (3.9) M.Ferraro (40-60) and P.Corrales (30-32)
33 1982 Cleveland Indians AL East 162 78 84 0 .481 .459 6th of 7 17.0 683 748 28.7 27.4 36 16 T.Harrah (6.5) D.Garcia (78-84)
34 1981 Cleveland Indians AL East 103 52 51 0 .505 .488 6th of 7 7.0 431 442 28.8 28.3 33 12 B.Blyleven (5.6) D.Garcia (52-51)
35 1980 Cleveland Indians AL East 160 79 81 0 .494 .459 6th of 7 23.0 738 807 27.7 26.8 33 13 T.Harrah (4.4) D.Garcia (79-81)
36 1979 Cleveland Indians AL East 161 81 80 0 .503 .474 6th of 7 22.0 760 805 28.1 26.7 33 14 S.Monge (5.7) J.Torborg (43-52) and D.Garcia (38-28)
37 1978 Cleveland Indians AL East 159 69 90 0 .434 .462 6th of 7 29.0 639 694 26.7 27.1 36 14 A.Thornton (5.3) J.Torborg (69-90)
38 1977 Cleveland Indians AL East 161 71 90 0 .441 .459 5th of 7 28.5 676 739 27.7 27.9 33 14 D.Eckersley (5.1) F.Robinson (26-31) and J.Torborg (45-59)
39 1976 Cleveland Indians AL East 159 81 78 0 .509 .500 4th of 6 16.0 615 615 27.4 28.4 34 13 B.Bell (3.8) F.Robinson (81-78)
40 1975 Cleveland Indians AL East 159 79 80 0 .497 .490 4th of 6 15.5 688 703 26.7 27.8 41 19 D.Eckersley (5.3) F.Robinson (79-80)
41 1974 Cleveland Indians AL East 162 77 85 0 .475 .478 4th of 6 14.0 662 694 25.8 31.5 45 18 G.Perry (8.6) K.Aspromonte (77-85)
42 1973 Cleveland Indians AL East 162 71 91 0 .438 .412 6th of 6 26.0 680 826 24.7 28.6 35 16 G.Perry (7.9) K.Aspromonte (71-91)
43 1972 Cleveland Indians AL East 156 72 84 0 .462 .457 5th of 6 14.0 472 519 25.4 26.6 36 16 G.Perry (11.2) K.Aspromonte (72-84)
44 1971 Cleveland Indians AL East 162 60 102 0 .370 .358 6th of 6 43.0 543 747 26.3 25.1 37 16 G.Nettles (7.5) A.Dark (42-61) and J.Lipon (18-41)
45 1970 Cleveland Indians AL East 162 76 86 0 .469 .482 5th of 6 32.0 649 675 26.2 25.9 36 16 S.McDowell (7.9) A.Dark (76-86)
46 1969 Cleveland Indians AL East 161 62 99 0 .385 .399 6th of 6 46.5 573 717 27.3 27.3 40 16 S.McDowell (6.3) A.Dark (62-99)
47 1968 Cleveland Indians AL 162 86 75 1 .534 .511 3rd of 10 16.5 516 504 27.5 27.0 42 17 L.Tiant (7.8) A.Dark (86-75)
48 1967 Cleveland Indians AL 162 75 87 0 .463 .458 8th of 10 17.0 559 613 28.6 26.9 38 16 L.Tiant (5.3) J.Adcock (75-87)
49 1966 Cleveland Indians AL 162 81 81 0 .500 .491 5th of 10 17.0 574 586 28.7 26.5 37 14 S.McDowell (5.0) B.Tebbetts (66-57) and G.Strickland (15-24)
50 1965 Cleveland Indians AL 162 87 75 0 .537 .536 5th of 10 15.0 663 613 27.8 27.1 39 16 S.McDowell (7.9) B.Tebbetts (87-75)
51 1964 Cleveland Indians AL 164 79 83 2 .488 .497 6th of 10 20.0 689 693 27.5 27.9 38 15 S.McDowell (4.8) G.Strickland (33-39) and B.Tebbetts (46-44)
52 1963 Cleveland Indians AL 162 79 83 0 .488 .454 5th of 10 25.5 635 702 27.2 28.2 41 16 J.Kralick (4.3) B.Tebbetts (79-83)
53 1962 Cleveland Indians AL 162 80 82 0 .494 .460 6th of 10 16.0 682 745 27.7 26.8 41 18 J.Romano (4.5) M.McGaha (78-82) and M.Harder (2-0)
54 1961 Cleveland Indians AL 161 78 83 0 .484 .491 5th of 10 30.5 737 752 28.8 25.0 36 15 J.Piersall (4.8) J.Dykes (77-83) and M.Harder (1-0)
55 1960 Cleveland Indians AL 154 76 78 0 .494 .483 4th of 8 21.0 667 693 28.2 25.4 44 18 W.Held (3.8) J.Gordon (49-46), J.White (1-0) and J.Dykes (26-32)
56 1959 Cleveland Indians AL 154 89 65 0 .578 .565 2nd of 8 5.0 745 646 28.6 27.0 41 16 M.Minoso (5.5) J.Gordon (89-65)
57 1958 Cleveland Indians AL 153 77 76 0 .503 .541 4th of 8 14.5 694 635 28.7 27.6 43 20 R.Colavito (6.0) B.Bragan (31-36) and J.Gordon (46-40)
58 1957 Cleveland Indians AL 153 76 77 0 .497 .474 6th of 8 21.5 682 722 28.9 30.7 38 16 G.Woodling (4.5) K.Farrell (76-77)
59 1956 Cleveland Indians AL 155 88 66 1 .571 .592 2nd of 8 9.0 712 581 30.0 30.6 35 12 E.Wynn (8.3) A.Lopez (88-66)
60 1955 Cleveland Indians AL 154 93 61 0 .604 .568 2nd of 8 3.0 698 601 30.5 29.8 43 15 E.Wynn (6.1) A.Lopez (93-61)
61 1954 Cleveland Indians AL 156 111 43 2 .721 .672 1st of 8 -- Lost WS (4-0) 746 504 30.2 30.5 35 13 B.Avila (7.0) A.Lopez (111-43)
62 1953 Cleveland Indians AL 155 92 62 1 .597 .593 2nd of 8 8.5 770 627 29.5 30.6 36 14 A.Rosen (10.1) A.Lopez (92-62)
63 1952 Cleveland Indians AL 155 93 61 1 .604 .604 2nd of 8 2.0 763 606 29.8 30.6 36 13 L.Doby (7.1) A.Lopez (93-61)
64 1951 Cleveland Indians AL 155 93 61 1 .604 .572 2nd of 8 5.0 696 594 29.3 29.1 37 13 L.Doby (6.4) A.Lopez (93-61)
65 1950 Cleveland Indians AL 155 92 62 1 .597 .594 4th of 8 6.0 806 654 29.2 29.7 30 13 L.Doby (6.7) L.Boudreau (92-62)
66 1949 Cleveland Indians AL 154 89 65 0 .578 .574 3rd of 8 8.0 675 574 29.3 30.2 32 10 B.Lemon (7.2) L.Boudreau (89-65)
67 1948 Cleveland Indians AL 156 97 58 1 .626 .672 1st of 8 -- Won WS (4-2) 840 568 28.6 29.2 36 17 L.Boudreau (10.4) L.Boudreau (97-58)
68 1947 Cleveland Indians AL 157 80 74 3 .519 .571 4th of 8 17.0 687 588 28.4 29.3 38 16 L.Boudreau (7.5) L.Boudreau (80-74)
69 1946 Cleveland Indians AL 156 68 86 2 .442 .422 6th of 8 36.0 537 638 27.9 28.6 48 19 B.Feller (9.6) L.Boudreau (68-86)
70 1945 Cleveland Indians AL 147 73 72 2 .503 .507 5th of 8 11.0 557 548 27.7 29.1 36 16 S.Gromek (6.2) L.Boudreau (73-72)
71 1944 Cleveland Indians AL 155 72 82 1 .468 .476 5th of 8 17.0 643 677 28.4 30.1 35 16 L.Boudreau (7.9) L.Boudreau (72-82)
72 1943 Cleveland Indians AL 153 82 71 0 .536 .518 3rd of 8 15.5 600 577 28.1 30.2 34 15 L.Boudreau (7.9) L.Boudreau (82-71)
73 1942 Cleveland Indians AL 156 75 79 2 .487 .450 4th of 8 28.0 590 659 27.3 29.3 36 17 L.Fleming (4.6) L.Boudreau (75-79)
74 1941 Cleveland Indians AL 155 75 79 1 .487 .506 4th of 8 26.0 677 668 27.0 27.5 41 15 B.Feller (8.1) R.Peckinpaugh (75-79)
75 1940 Cleveland Indians AL 155 89 65 1 .578 .549 2nd of 8 1.0 710 637 26.7 27.0 30 15 B.Feller (9.8) O.Vitt (89-65)
76 1939 Cleveland Indians AL 154 87 67 0 .565 .559 3rd of 8 20.5 797 700 26.8 26.5 32 14 B.Feller (9.8) O.Vitt (87-67)
77 1938 Cleveland Indians AL 153 86 66 1 .566 .536 3rd of 8 13.0 847 782 27.9 27.8 33 13 B.Feller (5.2) O.Vitt (86-66)
78 1937 Cleveland Indians AL 156 83 71 2 .539 .528 4th of 8 19.0 817 768 28.6 29.2 29 12 J.Allen (5.5) S.O'Neill (83-71)
79 1936 Cleveland Indians AL 157 80 74 3 .519 .530 5th of 8 22.5 921 862 26.3 28.1 30 15 E.Averill (6.5) S.O'Neill (80-74)
80 1935 Cleveland Indians AL 156 82 71 3 .536 .522 3rd of 8 12.0 776 739 26.4 27.9 29 11 M.Harder (7.1) W.Johnson (46-48) and S.O'Neill (36-23)
81 1934 Cleveland Indians AL 154 85 69 0 .552 .530 3rd of 8 16.0 814 763 27.9 26.6 33 13 M.Harder (7.1) W.Johnson (85-69)
82 1933 Cleveland Indians AL 151 75 76 0 .497 .490 4th of 8 23.5 654 669 27.5 26.3 27 10 M.Harder (5.7) R.Peckinpaugh (26-25), B.Falk (1-0) and W.Johnson (48-51)
83 1932 Cleveland Indians AL 153 87 65 1 .572 .556 4th of 8 19.0 845 747 28.2 25.6 29 11 W.Ferrell (7.2) R.Peckinpaugh (87-65)
84 1931 Cleveland Indians AL 155 78 76 1 .506 .528 4th of 8 30.0 885 833 27.2 25.2 35 14 W.Ferrell (8.0) R.Peckinpaugh (78-76)
85 1930 Cleveland Indians AL 154 81 73 0 .526 .487 4th of 8 21.0 890 915 27.3 24.5 34 13 W.Ferrell (9.1) R.Peckinpaugh (81-73)
86 1929 Cleveland Indians AL 152 81 71 0 .533 .488 3rd of 8 24.0 717 736 28.6 27.5 29 12 W.Hudlin (7.3) R.Peckinpaugh (81-71)
87 1928 Cleveland Indians AL 155 62 92 1 .403 .406 7th of 8 39.0 674 830 27.4 26.7 43 17 J.Sewell (5.4) R.Peckinpaugh (62-92)
88 1927 Cleveland Indians AL 153 66 87 0 .431 .438 6th of 8 43.5 668 766 28.3 27.0 37 15 W.Hudlin (5.3) J.McCallister (66-87)
89 1926 Cleveland Indians AL 154 88 66 0 .571 .585 2nd of 8 3.0 738 612 29.1 28.5 28 11 G.Uhle (8.7) T.Speaker (88-66)
90 1925 Cleveland Indians AL 155 70 84 1 .455 .480 6th of 8 27.5 782 817 28.2 28.3 36 13 T.Speaker (6.5) T.Speaker (70-84)
91 1924 Cleveland Indians AL 153 67 86 0 .438 .466 6th of 8 24.5 755 814 28.1 27.9 43 22 J.Shaute (6.5) T.Speaker (67-86)
92 1923 Cleveland Indians AL 153 82 71 0 .536 .579 3rd of 8 16.5 888 746 28.1 27.6 35 15 T.Speaker (9.0) T.Speaker (82-71)
93 1922 Cleveland Indians AL 155 78 76 1 .506 .472 4th of 8 16.0 768 817 29.2 27.2 46 23 T.Speaker (6.9) T.Speaker (78-76)
94 1921 Cleveland Indians AL 154 94 60 0 .610 .617 2nd of 8 4.5 925 712 29.1 28.2 31 11 T.Speaker (6.4) T.Speaker (94-60)
95 1920 Cleveland Indians AL 154 98 56 0 .636 .629 1st of 8 -- Won WS (5-2) 857 642 29.3 28.6 29 14 J.Bagby (8.9) T.Speaker (98-56)
96 1919 Cleveland Indians AL 139 84 55 0 .604 .577 2nd of 8 3.5 636 537 29.0 27.7 28 15 S.Coveleski (6.9) L.Fohl (44-34) and T.Speaker (40-21)
97 1918 Cleveland Indians AL 129 73 54 2 .575 .555 2nd of 8 2.5 504 447 28.1 27.7 32 10 S.Coveleski (9.4) L.Fohl (73-54)
98 1917 Cleveland Indians AL 156 88 66 2 .571 .533 3rd of 8 12.0 584 543 26.2 26.7 30 12 J.Bagby (8.6) L.Fohl (88-66)
99 1916 Cleveland Indians AL 157 77 77 3 .500 .521 6th of 8 14.0 630 602 26.9 26.5 44 17 T.Speaker (8.6) L.Fohl (77-77)
100 1915 Cleveland Indians AL 154 57 95 2 .375 .402 7th of 8 44.5 539 670 24.6 24.5 40 15 G.Morton (6.7) J.Birmingham (12-16) and L.Fohl (45-79)
101 1914 Cleveland Naps AL 157 51 102 4 .333 .376 8th of 8 48.5 538 709 26.6 24.9 47 19 S.Jackson (4.7) J.Birmingham (51-102)
102 1913 Cleveland Naps AL 155 86 66 3 .566 .576 3rd of 8 9.5 633 536 27.0 26.7 39 13 S.Jackson (7.6) J.Birmingham (86-66)
103 1912 Cleveland Naps AL 155 75 78 2 .490 .497 5th of 8 30.5 677 681 26.4 24.0 47 16 S.Jackson (9.6) H.Davis (54-71) and J.Birmingham (21-7)
104 1911 Cleveland Naps AL 156 80 73 3 .523 .488 3rd of 8 22.0 693 712 27.0 24.8 38 16 S.Jackson (9.2) D.McGuire (6-11) and G.Stovall (74-62)
105 1910 Cleveland Naps AL 161 71 81 9 .467 .418 5th of 8 32.0 548 657 28.2 26.6 44 14 N.Lajoie (9.8) D.McGuire (71-81)
106 1909 Cleveland Naps AL 155 71 82 2 .464 .465 6th of 8 27.5 493 532 28.1 30.5 37 15 N.Lajoie (6.4) N.Lajoie (57-57) and D.McGuire (14-25)
107 1908 Cleveland Naps AL 157 90 64 3 .584 .597 2nd of 8 0.5 569 459 28.2 27.2 33 13 A.Joss (8.4) N.Lajoie (90-64)
108 1907 Cleveland Naps AL 158 85 67 6 .559 .505 4th of 8 8.0 531 525 27.5 26.8 26 9 N.Lajoie (7.6) N.Lajoie (85-67)
109 1906 Cleveland Naps AL 157 89 64 4 .582 .643 3rd of 8 5.0 663 481 28.2 28.0 25 8 N.Lajoie (10.0) N.Lajoie (89-64)
110 1905 Cleveland Naps AL 155 76 78 1 .494 .482 5th of 8 19.0 564 587 27.1 27.3 27 9 A.Joss (5.9) N.Lajoie (56-57) and B.Bradley (20-21)
111 1904 Cleveland Naps AL 154 86 65 3 .570 .632 4th of 8 7.5 647 482 27.3 28.0 24 7 N.Lajoie (8.6) B.Armour (86-65)
112 1903 Cleveland Naps AL 140 77 63 0 .550 .545 3rd of 8 15.0 639 579 27.3 26.1 28 13 N.Lajoie (8.0) B.Armour (77-63)
113 1902 Cleveland Bronchos AL 137 69 67 1 .507 .513 5th of 8 14.0 686 667 27.2 24.9 34 17 B.Bradley (6.7) B.Armour (69-67)
114 1901 Cleveland Blues AL 138 54 82 2 .397 .400 7th of 8 29.0 666 831 28.4 26.1 35 14 E.Moore (4.4) J.McAleer (54-82)