How MLB's Cleveland Guardians Came to Be

Beginning next season, Cleveland's Major League Baseball team will go by a new name. The franchise announced Friday it will be known as the Cleveland Guardians. This will be the fifth name in the team's history and the first change in 106 years. The previous name, and "Chief Wahoo" logo, in particular, drew wide criticism for decades. Tom Hanks narrated a video for the announcement. Check out social reactions to the choice and logo and the next teams that are overdue for a similar change.

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