On this date in 1973, Al Bumbry is named the AL Rookie of the Year.
"Raleighs have gone from six-fifty to nine dollars a carton, but there's a three-quarter cent coupon on the back. You can get all kinds of things with them, blenders, everything. I saved up enough one time and got Al Bumbry." - Earl Weaver
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