TBS Baseball Broadcast Mocks Cleveland With Burning River Picture

The Indians have advanced to the ALCS to face the Toronto Blue Jays this Friday after completing a sweep of the Red Sox on Monday in the ALDS.

After the Tribe’s win, the TBS baseball crew had (what they though was) some fun.

TBS showed an image on TV that said “Welcome to Cleveland” on a pictures of a huge fire on a body of water, with the TBS baseball crew posing in front of it.

While the Cuyahoga River infamously went up in flames in 1969, the photo used by TBS shows an inferno from a Moscow pipeline that happened in 2015, according to WKYC.

Twitter demanded TBS apologize for the image. Here are some of the highlights from social media on Monday night:


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