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Mark Koenig

Mark Koenig (Baseball. Born, San Francisco, CA, July 19, 1902; died, Willows, CA, Apr. 22, 1993.) Noted as the shortstop for the 1927 “Murderers Row” Yankees, Mark Anthony Koenig played in three World Series (1926-28) with the Yankees, but also played against them in two Series. Koenig was a better hitter than a fielder as […]

Waite Hoyt

Waite Hoyt (Baseball.  Born, Brooklyn, NY, Sept. 9, 1899; died, Cincinnati, OH, Aug. 25, 1984.)  Although playing for all three New York teams was not unique in the 1920s and 1930s, Waite Charles Hoyt probably carried the tour to extremes.  In addition to spending 10 years with the Yankees (1921-30), Hoyt twice pitched for the […]

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