Because Progressive Field is under renovation, this year's TribeFest is being held at the Aloft Hotel, but even with the offsite location fans still showed up. Most of the team's major-league roster was there, as well as several alumni.
A fan got a rather unique collector's item from Francisco Lindor:
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Other happenings at TribeFest:
Now that the Indians have announced that Belle will be induced into the Indians Hall of Fame, the only question is whether Belle will be there. He would have been in the team Hall years before had he confirmed he would have been in attendance.
What we do later in the season that we don't do early in the season is play for the run,'' Kipnis. ''You see us bunt a lot. I'm not saying we're going to be coming out and have (Francisco) Lindor bunt every time again. It's just that we're going to be smarter about how we manufacture a run.
Zach Meisel talks to Rajai Davis at TribeFest.
Hoynse answers reader questions.
NL starting pitchers rated by batted ball exit velocity. Spoilers: Bartolo Colon shows up.
I know it was a previous administration, but if they had just kept Didi Gregorious, they wouldn't have had to make this deal. More on this deal and other MLB moves in tomorrow's transaction post.
Francisco Lindor not only is good at baseball, but takes fantastic selfies: