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Fri, 1917-10-26

Miller Huggins‚ who managed the Cardinals to a 3rd-place finish‚ is signed to run the Yankees by owner Jacob Ruppert. Co-owner Til Huston‚ who favored Wilbert Robinson for the job‚ has a falling out with partner Ruppert and will sell his half interest to Ruppert in 1923.

 

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Jacob Ruppert, Miller Huggins, New York Yankees, St. Louis Cardinals

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