The Cleveland baseball franchise announced the name change Friday from the Cleveland Indians to the Cleveland Guardians in video narrated by Cleveland baseball fan Tom Hanks.
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— Cleveland Indians (@Indians) July 23, 2021
While the Indians Chief Wahoo logo was rightly scrutinized and removed in 2018, I tend to agree here and here on the name change to Guardians. Owner Dolan says name was focus grouped. Why not let fans vote on name similar to what the Ravens did when they landed in Baltimore?