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Cleveland's MLB team changes name to Guardians

After years of backlash, Cleveland's Major League Baseball team announced they'll be changing the name from the Indians to the Guardians.

Posted: Jul 23, 2021 10:24 AM

CLEVELAND, Ohio. --- After years of backlash, Cleveland's Major League Baseball team announced they'll be changing the name from the Indians to the Guardians. 

The organization announced the change in a Twitter video narrated by Tom Hanks. Cleveland has held the Indians moniker since 1915.

The team's colors will remain the same, however they will also introduce four new logos.

The changes will take effect at the end of the 2021 season.

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