Cleveland kicks off red carpet parade ahead of Tuesday night’s MLB All-Star Game

Cleveland kicks off red carpet parade ahead of Tuesday night’s MLB All-Star Game
Much of Cleveland is dressed for the main event at Progressive Field on Tuesday, July 9, the MLB All-Star Week. (Source: , Michael Dakota)

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - The MLB All-Star Game parade and red carpet event started at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday.

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Posted by Cleveland 19 News on Tuesday, July 9, 2019

More than 70 players and coaches selected to their respective All-Star teams were escorted in front of fans lined down Lakeside Avenue and up East 9th Street to Progressive Field.

Former Indians players Jim Thome and Sandy Alomar Jr. served as Grand Marshals in the parade.

Current club manager, Tito Francona, arrived to the stadium in style.

Cleveland Indians manager Tito Francona arrives on scooter

The MLB All-Star Game is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday at Progressive Field.

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