Francona wants Cleveland players focused on finishing the job.
Veteran second baseman hit .288, drove in 83 runs in 2016.
Regional peace initiative has been brokered by then-American Secretary of State John Kerry, former U.S. officials confirm.
City noted as Underground Railroad stop.
Crumbling sites were the backdrop to the infamous slaying of Emmett Till.
Boxer, firefighter Deandre Ware has battled hardships to become a top contender.
Zak Vassar begins his seventh month as president, CEO
Stole victory when Denny Hamlin, Brad Keselowski wrecked on final lap.
Falcon rocket blasted off a day after scrubbed launch.
President's remarks suggested attack in the Scandinavian country.