SportsTime Ohio to showcase Jim Thome statue unveiling ceremony

Future site of Indians Jim Thome Statue.

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This Saturday, August 2nd, Jim Thome will join Cleveland Indians legend Bob Feller as the only players honored with a statue at Progressive Field. The Tribe will unveil the statue of their all-time home run leader (337 of his 612 home runs came with the Tribe) during a special ceremony starting at 5:00pm.

SportsTime Ohio will feature the ceremony in a special hour-long Indians Live pregame show, beginning at 6:00pm.

The Indians take on the Texas Rangers with first pitch at 7:00pm. For fans heading to the game, 12,500 will receive a replica of the statue that will stand at an unannounced location at Progressive Field.