Friday, January 9, 2015

This Day in New York Yankees History 1/9: Highlanders are Born

On this day in 1903 Baltimore's American League franchise is sold to Frank Farrell and Bill Devery for $18,000 and is moved to New York. The Manhattan team will be known as the New York Highlanders before being renamed the Yankees in 1913.

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Sorry for the Capatcha... Blame the Russians :)