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Fernandez put Cleveland in its last WS, now Ontario HOFer
By Bob Elliott, 2016 Brian Williams Media Award honouree Canadian Baseball Network
The night that the Cleveland Indians moved to within a game of the World Series -- their first since 1997 -- a member of that same team was honored in downtown Toronto a short walk from the Rogers Centre.
And not just any ordinary player either.
He happened to be man who put the Indians into the their last World Series with a solo home run off Armando Benitez in the top of the 11th inning giving Cleveland a 1-0 win over the Baltimore Orioles in Game 6 of the best-of-seven American League Championship Series.