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This Day in Yankees History: Wally Pipp joins New York

Welcome to the relaunched This Day in Yankees History. We may be well into hot stove season, but there’s still some time to dig into the history books. These daily posts will highlight two or three key moments in Yankees history on a given date, as well as recognize players born on the day. Hope you enjoy this trip down memory lane with us!

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This Day in Yankees History (January 7)

106 years ago

The Detroit Tigers waive Wally Pipp to the New York Yankees.