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Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez throws in the first inning in a home opener baseball game against the New York Yankees, Monday, April 8, 2013, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)
Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona, left, takes starting pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez out of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox in the second inning Tuesday, April 16, 2013, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)
Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez, right, talks with catcher Carlos Santana in the fifth inning of a home opener baseball game, Monday, April 8, 2013, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
CLEVELAND: It was fitting that on the night the Indians honored Jim Thome as a member of the 2016 class inducted into the franchise Hall of Fame, the 2016 edition of the Indians powered their way to a 6-3 win over the Oakland Athletics.