Lefty starting pitcher Greg Swindell was the best the Cleveland Indians had to offer for a couple of years. He pitched in 166 games (154 starts) in his seven years with the Tribe and he was 61-56 with a 3.86 ERA and a 1.24 WHIP. In 1988, Swindell pitched in 33 games (all starts) for the Indians and he was 18-14 with a 3.20 ERA and a 1.15 WHIP. He threw 12 complete games, 4 of which were shutouts for the Indians in 1988. He pitched 242 innings in 1988 in which he gave up 234 hits and 45 walks while whiffing 180 batters. Swindell followed up his great year in 1988 with his only All-Star Game appearance for the Tribe in 1989. He pitched in 28 games (all starts) for the Tribe in 1989 and he was 13-6 with a 3.37 ERA and a 1.20 WHIP. Despite only pitching seven years with the Indians, Swindell is #18 in strikeouts (777) in team history! He is also tied for 26th in games started (154), tied for 35th in wins (61), tied for 21st in WHIP (1.24), #33 in innings pitched (1,071 2/3) and he is tied for 40th in shutouts (7) in Indians’ history!