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Chicago White Sox owner and contributor to the American League's formation1900-1931
Founder and first president of the American League1901
Achieved most managerial wins through five decades of managing1901-1950
Fiery Giants manager who won 10 pennants and 2500 games1902-1932
First World Series winning team1903
Threw the first World Series pitch1903
First post-1900 player to win consecutive home run titles1904-1905
Tossed three shutouts in six days of the World Series1905
Negro League pioneer; author of its first nonfiction reference1907
Base runner who's blunder was believed to have ultimately cost the Giants the pennant1908
Last pitcher to win 40 games in a season1908
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$100,000 infielder later inducted into the Hall of Fame1908-1922
$100,000 infielder later inducted into the Hall of Fame1906-1930
Disputably interrupted Ty Cobb's run at nine consecutive batting titles1910
Most wins in a rookie season; won 30 games three consecutive times1911; 1915-1917
Oldest major league ballpark; home to the Red Sox1912
Winner of 19 straight decisions1912
Last major league to be organized1914-1915
World Series winning team despite being in last place on July 4th1914
Team that intentionally threw the World Series1919
Set single-season home run record (29)1919
Red Sox owner who infamously sold Babe Ruth to the Yankees1919

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