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This Day in Red Sox History
March 4th

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1921 After spending the first 12 years of his career with the team, veteran outfielder Harry Hooper is traded by the Red Sox to the White Sox for Nemo Leibold and Shano Collins. 'Hoop' will finish his career in Chicago, hitting .302 during his five seasons in the Windy City, thirty points higher than his average in Boston.
1984 The Special Veterans Committee selects two outstanding defensive players, shortstop Pee Wee Reese and catcher Rick Ferrell to be members of Baseball's Hall of Fame. Cooperstown's newest infielder batted .269 during his entire 16-year career with the Dodgers, and the former Browns, Senators, and Red Sox's backstop hit .281 in his 18-year major league tenure.

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