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Franchise History

Franchise History
Year Tm Lg G W L Ties W-L% pythW-L% Finish GB Playoffs R RA Attendance BatAge PAge #Bat #P Top Player Managers
2019Cleveland IndiansAL Central15591640.587.5812nd of 54.07346141,713,33327.828.35430F.Lindor (5.1)T.Francona (91-64)
2018Cleveland IndiansAL Central16291710.562.6051st of 5--Lost LDS (3-0)8186481,926,70129.429.44927J.Ramirez (7.9)T.Francona (91-71)
2017Cleveland IndiansAL Central162102600.630.6641st of 5--Lost LDS (3-2)8185642,048,13828.128.94120C.Kluber (8.2)T.Francona (102-60)
2016Cleveland IndiansAL Central16194670.584.5631st of 5--Lost WS (4-3)7776761,591,66729.028.14827F.Lindor (5.9)T.Francona (94-67)
2015Cleveland IndiansAL Central16181800.503.5203rd of 513.56696401,388,90528.027.34927F.Lindor (4.6)T.Francona (81-80)
2014Cleveland IndiansAL Central16285770.525.5113rd of 55.06696531,437,39328.627.24623C.Kluber (8.3)T.Francona (85-77)
2013Cleveland IndiansAL Central16292700.568.5542nd of 51.0Lost ALWC (1-0)7456621,572,92628.727.54928J.Kipnis (5.7)T.Francona (92-70)
2012Cleveland IndiansAL Central16268940.420.3934th of 520.06678451,603,59627.827.64824J.Kipnis (3.9)M.Acta (65-91) and S.Alomar (3-3)
2011Cleveland IndiansAL Central16280820.494.4652nd of 515.07047601,840,83527.826.74622A.Cabrera (4.7)M.Acta (80-82)
2010Cleveland IndiansAL Central16269930.426.4314th of 525.06467521,391,64427.226.64522S.Choo (5.9)M.Acta (69-93)
2009Cleveland IndiansAL Central16265970.401.4494th of 521.57738651,766,24227.427.85229S.Choo (5.5)E.Wedge (65-97)
2008Cleveland IndiansAL Central16281810.500.5263rd of 57.58057612,169,76027.628.64928C.Lee (6.7)E.Wedge (81-81)
2007Cleveland IndiansAL Central16296660.593.5641st of 5--Lost ALCS (4-3)8117042,275,91228.029.44121C.Sabathia (6.4)E.Wedge (96-66)
2006Cleveland IndiansAL Central16278840.481.5494th of 518.08707821,997,99527.728.64523G.Sizemore (6.6)E.Wedge (78-84)
2005Cleveland IndiansAL Central16293690.574.5942nd of 56.07906422,013,76327.529.23817G.Sizemore (6.6)E.Wedge (93-69)
2004Cleveland IndiansAL Central16280820.494.5013rd of 512.08588571,814,40128.627.35230T.Hafner (5.0)E.Wedge (80-82)
2003Cleveland IndiansAL Central16268940.420.4514th of 522.06997781,730,00227.126.35429M.Bradley (4.1)E.Wedge (68-94)
2002Cleveland IndiansAL Central16274880.457.4433rd of 520.57398372,616,94030.428.15931J.Thome (7.4)C.Manuel (39-47) and J.Skinner (35-41)
2001Cleveland IndiansAL Central16291710.562.5401st of 5--Lost LDS (3-2)8978213,175,52331.129.14424R.Alomar (7.3)C.Manuel (91-71)
2000Cleveland IndiansAL Central16290720.556.5692nd of 55.09508163,456,27830.130.25532R.Alomar (5.6)C.Manuel (90-72)
1999Cleveland IndiansAL Central16297650.599.5731st of 5--Lost LDS (3-2)10098603,468,45629.030.65125R.Alomar (7.4)M.Hargrove (97-65)
1998Cleveland IndiansAL Central16289730.549.5401st of 5--Lost ALCS (4-2)8507793,467,29929.429.84823K.Lofton (6.0)M.Hargrove (89-73)
1997Cleveland IndiansAL Central16186750.534.5291st of 5--Lost WS (4-3)8688153,404,75030.229.74621J.Thome (5.5)M.Hargrove (86-75)
1996Cleveland IndiansAL Central16199620.615.5961st of 5--Lost LDS (3-1)9527693,318,17429.730.34418J.Thome (7.5)M.Hargrove (99-62)
1995Cleveland IndiansAL Central144100440.694.6441st of 5--Lost WS (4-2)8406072,842,74529.030.64120A.Belle (7.0)M.Hargrove (100-44)
1994Cleveland IndiansAL Central11366470.584.5862nd of 51.06795621,995,17428.330.74021K.Lofton (7.2)M.Hargrove (66-47)
1993Cleveland IndiansAL East16276860.469.4876th of 719.07908132,177,90827.227.34826K.Lofton (7.6)M.Hargrove (76-86)
1992Cleveland IndiansAL East16276860.469.4544th of 720.06747461,224,09425.727.04220K.Lofton (6.6)M.Hargrove (76-86)
1991Cleveland IndiansAL East162571050.352.3767th of 734.05767591,051,86325.526.85324G.Swindell (3.8)J.McNamara (25-52) and M.Hargrove (32-53)
1990Cleveland IndiansAL East16277850.475.4974th of 711.07327371,225,24027.328.14421B.Jacoby (3.6)J.McNamara (77-85)
1989Cleveland IndiansAL East16273890.451.4646th of 716.06046541,285,54227.028.54720T.Candiotti (4.7)D.Edwards (65-78) and J.Hart (8-11)
1988Cleveland IndiansAL East16278840.481.4576th of 711.06667311,411,61028.127.04418G.Swindell (5.9)D.Edwards (78-84)
1987Cleveland IndiansAL East162611010.377.3867th of 737.07429571,077,89827.530.54421B.Butler (4.9)P.Corrales (31-56) and D.Edwards (30-45)
1986Cleveland IndiansAL East16384781.519.4955th of 711.58318411,471,80527.529.83618J.Carter (5.8)P.Corrales (84-78)
1985Cleveland IndiansAL East162601020.370.4247th of 739.5729861655,18128.027.43819B.Butler (4.7)P.Corrales (60-102)
1984Cleveland IndiansAL East16375871.463.4976th of 729.0761766734,07927.427.24019B.Blyleven (7.2)P.Corrales (75-87)
1983Cleveland IndiansAL East16270920.432.4507th of 728.0704785768,94129.927.74017L.Sorensen (3.9)M.Ferraro (40-60) and P.Corrales (30-32)
1982Cleveland IndiansAL East16278840.481.4596th of 717.06837481,044,02128.727.43616T.Harrah (6.6)D.Garcia (78-84)
1981Cleveland IndiansAL East10352510.505.4886th of 77.0431442661,39528.828.33312B.Blyleven (5.6)D.Garcia (52-51)
1980Cleveland IndiansAL East16079810.494.4596th of 723.07388071,033,82727.726.83313T.Harrah (4.4)D.Garcia (79-81)
1979Cleveland IndiansAL East16181800.503.4746th of 722.07608051,011,64428.226.73314S.Monge (5.6)J.Torborg (43-52) and D.Garcia (38-28)
1978Cleveland IndiansAL East15969900.434.4626th of 729.0639694800,58426.727.13614A.Thornton (5.4)J.Torborg (69-90)
1977Cleveland IndiansAL East16171900.441.4595th of 728.5676739900,36527.727.93314D.Eckersley (5.0)F.Robinson (26-31) and J.Torborg (45-59)
1976Cleveland IndiansAL East15981780.509.5004th of 616.0615615948,77627.328.43413B.Bell (3.8)F.Robinson (81-78)
1975Cleveland IndiansAL East15979800.497.4904th of 615.5688703977,03926.727.84119D.Eckersley (5.3)F.Robinson (79-80)
1974Cleveland IndiansAL East16277850.475.4784th of 614.06626941,114,26225.531.54518G.Perry (8.5)K.Aspromonte (77-85)
1973Cleveland IndiansAL East16271910.438.4126th of 626.0680826615,10724.628.63516G.Perry (7.8)K.Aspromonte (71-91)
1972Cleveland IndiansAL East15672840.462.4575th of 614.0472519626,35425.426.63616G.Perry (11.0)K.Aspromonte (72-84)
1971Cleveland IndiansAL East162601020.370.3586th of 643.0543747591,36126.325.13716G.Nettles (7.5)A.Dark (42-61) and J.Lipon (18-41)
1970Cleveland IndiansAL East16276860.469.4825th of 632.0649675729,75226.225.93616S.McDowell (7.9)A.Dark (76-86)
1969Cleveland IndiansAL East16162990.385.3996th of 646.5573717619,97027.327.34016S.McDowell (6.4)A.Dark (62-99)
1968Cleveland IndiansAL16286751.534.5113rd of 1016.5516504857,99427.427.04217L.Tiant (7.9)A.Dark (86-75)
1967Cleveland IndiansAL16275870.463.4588th of 1017.0559613662,98028.426.93816L.Tiant (5.3)J.Adcock (75-87)
1966Cleveland IndiansAL16281810.500.4915th of 1017.0574586903,35928.526.53714S.McDowell (5.0)B.Tebbetts (66-57) and G.Strickland (15-24)
1965Cleveland IndiansAL16287750.537.5365th of 1015.0663613934,78627.627.13916S.McDowell (7.9)B.Tebbetts (87-75)
1964Cleveland IndiansAL16479832.488.4976th of 1020.0689693653,29327.227.93815S.McDowell (4.8)G.Strickland (33-39) and B.Tebbetts (46-44)
1963Cleveland IndiansAL16279830.488.4545th of 1025.5635702562,50727.028.24116J.Kralick (4.3)B.Tebbetts (79-83)
1962Cleveland IndiansAL16280820.494.4606th of 1016.0682745716,07627.726.84118J.Romano (4.5)M.McGaha (78-82) and M.Harder (2-0)
1961Cleveland IndiansAL16178830.484.4915th of 1030.5737752725,54728.825.03615J.Piersall (4.8)J.Dykes (77-83) and M.Harder (1-0)
1960Cleveland IndiansAL15476780.494.4834th of 821.0667693950,98528.225.44418W.Held (3.8)J.Gordon (49-46), J.White (1-0) and J.Dykes (26-32)
1959Cleveland IndiansAL15489650.578.5652nd of 85.07456461,497,97628.627.14116M.Minoso (5.5)J.Gordon (89-65)
1958Cleveland IndiansAL15377760.503.5414th of 814.5694635663,80528.727.64320R.Colavito (6.0)B.Bragan (31-36) and J.Gordon (46-40)
1957Cleveland IndiansAL15376770.497.4746th of 821.5682722722,25628.930.73816G.Woodling (4.5)K.Farrell (76-77)
1956Cleveland IndiansAL15588661.571.5922nd of 89.0712581865,46730.030.63512E.Wynn (8.4)A.Lopez (88-66)
1955Cleveland IndiansAL15493610.604.5682nd of 83.06986011,221,78030.529.84315E.Wynn (6.1)A.Lopez (93-61)
1954Cleveland IndiansAL156111432.721.6721st of 8--Lost WS (4-0)7465041,335,47230.230.53513B.Avila (7.0)A.Lopez (111-43)
1953Cleveland IndiansAL15592621.597.5932nd of 88.57706271,069,17629.530.63615A.Rosen (10.1)A.Lopez (92-62)
1952Cleveland IndiansAL15593611.604.6042nd of 82.07636061,444,60729.830.63613L.Doby (7.1)A.Lopez (93-61)
1951Cleveland IndiansAL15593611.604.5722nd of 85.06965941,704,98429.329.13713L.Doby (6.4)A.Lopez (93-61)
1950Cleveland IndiansAL15592621.597.5944th of 86.08066541,727,46429.229.73013L.Doby (6.7)L.Boudreau (92-62)
1949Cleveland IndiansAL15489650.578.5743rd of 88.06755742,233,77129.330.23210B.Lemon (7.0)L.Boudreau (89-65)
1948Cleveland IndiansAL15697581.626.6721st of 8--Won WS (4-2)8405682,620,62728.629.23617L.Boudreau (10.4)L.Boudreau (97-58)
1947Cleveland IndiansAL15780743.519.5714th of 817.06875881,521,97828.429.33816L.Boudreau (7.5)L.Boudreau (80-74)
1946Cleveland IndiansAL15668862.442.4226th of 836.05376381,057,28927.928.64819B.Feller (9.7)L.Boudreau (68-86)
1945Cleveland IndiansAL14773722.503.5075th of 811.0557548558,18227.729.13616S.Gromek (6.2)L.Boudreau (73-72)
1944Cleveland IndiansAL15572821.468.4765th of 817.0643677475,27228.430.13516L.Boudreau (8.0)L.Boudreau (72-82)
1943Cleveland IndiansAL15382710.536.5183rd of 815.5600577438,89428.130.23415L.Boudreau (7.9)L.Boudreau (82-71)
1942Cleveland IndiansAL15675792.487.4504th of 828.0590659459,44727.329.33617L.Fleming (4.6)L.Boudreau (75-79)
1941Cleveland IndiansAL15575791.487.5064th of 826.0677668745,94827.027.54115B.Feller (8.2)R.Peckinpaugh (75-79)
1940Cleveland IndiansAL15589651.578.5492nd of 81.0710637902,57626.727.03015B.Feller (9.9)O.Vitt (89-65)
1939Cleveland IndiansAL15487670.565.5593rd of 820.5797700563,92626.826.53214B.Feller (9.7)O.Vitt (87-67)
1938Cleveland IndiansAL15386661.566.5363rd of 813.0847782652,00627.927.83313B.Feller (5.1)O.Vitt (86-66)
1937Cleveland IndiansAL15683712.539.5284th of 819.0817768564,84928.629.22912J.Allen (5.4)S.O'Neill (83-71)
1936Cleveland IndiansAL15780743.519.5305th of 822.5921862500,39126.328.13015J.Allen (6.8)S.O'Neill (80-74)
1935Cleveland IndiansAL15682713.536.5223rd of 812.0776739397,61526.427.92911M.Harder (7.1)W.Johnson (46-48) and S.O'Neill (36-23)
1934Cleveland IndiansAL15485690.552.5303rd of 816.0814763391,33827.926.63313M.Harder (7.7)W.Johnson (85-69)
1933Cleveland IndiansAL15175760.497.4904th of 823.5654669387,93627.526.32710M.Harder (5.4)R.Peckinpaugh (26-25), B.Falk (1-0) and W.Johnson (48-51)
1932Cleveland IndiansAL15387651.572.5564th of 819.0845747468,95328.225.62911W.Ferrell (7.3)R.Peckinpaugh (87-65)
1931Cleveland IndiansAL15578761.506.5284th of 830.0885833483,02727.225.23514W.Ferrell (8.1)R.Peckinpaugh (78-76)
1930Cleveland IndiansAL15481730.526.4874th of 821.0890915528,65727.324.53413W.Ferrell (9.4)R.Peckinpaugh (81-73)
1929Cleveland IndiansAL15281710.533.4883rd of 824.0717736536,21028.627.52912W.Hudlin (7.3)R.Peckinpaugh (81-71)
1928Cleveland IndiansAL15562921.403.4067th of 839.0674830375,90727.426.74317J.Sewell (5.4)R.Peckinpaugh (62-92)
1927Cleveland IndiansAL15366870.431.4386th of 843.5668766373,13828.327.03715W.Hudlin (4.8)J.McCallister (66-87)
1926Cleveland IndiansAL15488660.571.5852nd of 83.0738612627,42629.128.52811G.Uhle (9.2)T.Speaker (88-66)
1925Cleveland IndiansAL15570841.455.4806th of 827.5782817419,00528.228.33613T.Speaker (6.5)T.Speaker (70-84)
1924Cleveland IndiansAL15367860.438.4666th of 824.5755814481,90528.127.94322J.Shaute (6.6)T.Speaker (67-86)
1923Cleveland IndiansAL15382710.536.5793rd of 816.5888746558,85628.127.63515T.Speaker (9.0)T.Speaker (82-71)
1922Cleveland IndiansAL15578761.506.4724th of 816.0768817528,14529.227.24623T.Speaker (6.9)T.Speaker (78-76)
1921Cleveland IndiansAL15494600.610.6172nd of 84.5925712748,70529.128.23111T.Speaker (6.5)T.Speaker (94-60)
1920Cleveland IndiansAL15498560.636.6291st of 8--Won WS (5-2)857642912,83229.328.62914J.Bagby (9.0)T.Speaker (98-56)
1919Cleveland IndiansAL13984550.604.5772nd of 83.5636537538,13529.027.72815S.Coveleski (7.0)L.Fohl (44-34) and T.Speaker (40-21)
1918Cleveland IndiansAL12973542.575.5552nd of 82.5504447295,51528.127.73210S.Coveleski (9.3)L.Fohl (73-54)
1917Cleveland IndiansAL15688662.571.5333rd of 812.0584543477,29826.226.73012J.Bagby (8.6)L.Fohl (88-66)
1916Cleveland IndiansAL15777773.500.5216th of 814.0630602492,10626.926.54417T.Speaker (8.6)L.Fohl (77-77)
1915Cleveland IndiansAL15457952.375.4027th of 844.5539670159,28524.624.54015G.Morton (6.4)J.Birmingham (12-16) and L.Fohl (45-79)
1914Cleveland NapsAL157511024.333.3768th of 848.5538709185,99726.624.94719S.Jackson (4.6)J.Birmingham (51-102)
1913Cleveland NapsAL15586663.566.5763rd of 89.5633536541,00027.026.73913S.Jackson (7.6)J.Birmingham (86-66)
1912Cleveland NapsAL15575782.490.4975th of 830.5677681336,84426.424.04716S.Jackson (9.5)H.Davis (54-71) and J.Birmingham (21-7)
1911Cleveland NapsAL15680733.523.4883rd of 822.0693712406,29627.024.83816S.Jackson (9.2)D.McGuire (6-11) and G.Stovall (74-62)
1910Cleveland NapsAL16171819.467.4185th of 832.0548657293,45628.226.64414N.Lajoie (9.8)D.McGuire (71-81)
1909Cleveland NapsAL15571822.464.4656th of 827.5493532354,62728.130.53715N.Lajoie (6.5)N.Lajoie (57-57) and D.McGuire (14-25)
1908Cleveland NapsAL15790643.584.5972nd of 80.5569459422,26228.227.23313A.Joss (8.9)N.Lajoie (90-64)
1907Cleveland NapsAL15885676.559.5054th of 88.0531525382,04627.526.8269N.Lajoie (7.6)N.Lajoie (85-67)
1906Cleveland NapsAL15789644.582.6433rd of 85.0663481325,73328.228.0258N.Lajoie (10.0)N.Lajoie (89-64)
1905Cleveland NapsAL15576781.494.4825th of 819.0564587316,30627.127.3279A.Joss (6.0)N.Lajoie (56-57) and B.Bradley (20-21)
1904Cleveland NapsAL15486653.570.6324th of 87.5647482264,74927.328.0247N.Lajoie (8.6)B.Armour (86-65)
1903Cleveland NapsAL14077630.550.5453rd of 815.0639579311,28027.326.12813N.Lajoie (8.0)B.Armour (77-63)
1902Cleveland BronchosAL13769671.507.5135th of 814.0686667275,39527.224.93417B.Bradley (6.7)B.Armour (69-67)
1901Cleveland BluesAL13854822.397.4007th of 829.0666831131,38028.426.23515E.Moore (4.4)J.McAleer (54-82)
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