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Mon, 1922-10-30

The Giants pay $65‚000 and 3 players to Baltimore for Jack Bentley‚ "another Babe Ruth." Bentley hit .349 and was 13-1 as a pitcher in 1922 (41-5 since 1920). The 3 players are to be delivered by March 20‚ 1923‚ and if not satisfactory to Baltimore‚ the Giants will pay $2‚500 per man instead.

 

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