In an emotional moment in his dining room in January, Cleveland Indians first baseman Jim Thome found out he had been elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
But when his plaque is unveiled in July, it will not feature the Chief Wahoo logo. Instead, it will feature the “Block C” says the National Baseball Hall of Fame.
As announced in January, the Chief Wahoo logo will be removed from all uniforms after the 2018 season following years of debate that is certain to be rekindled again in the Facebook comment section where this article is shared.
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