Cleveland Baseball team. (New news)

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BREAKING: The Indians new name will not be a variation of "Cleveland Baseball Team" or "Tribe."
The earliest the team will get a new name is 2022.
(Bleacher Report on Twitter)

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I agree with the name change but why do they have to wait till 2022 for a name, How hard is it to name a sports team.

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Cuyahoga Chiefs!

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@Doppelganger39 said in Cleveland Baseball team. (New news):

why do they have to wait till 2022 for a name, How hard is it to name a sports team.

Jerseys
Signage
Copyrights
Ticket stock
Merchandise
Renaming every single social media account
Those tiny little pennants at every other stadium
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It's a little bit more involved than "oh, we're the something somethings now."

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@Doppelganger39 said in Cleveland Baseball team. (New news):

I agree with the name change but why do they have to wait till 2022 for a name, How hard is it to name a sports team.

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