The Cleveland Indians are a professional baseball team based in Cleveland, Ohio. They are in the Central Division of Major League Baseball's American League. Since 1994 they have played in Progressive Field (formerly Jacobs Field). They are nicknamed 'the Tribe' and 'the Wahoos'. The latter is a reference to the mascot which appears in the team's logos, Chief Wahoo. One of the American League's eight charter franchises, the club was founded in Cleveland in 1901.