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This Day in Phillies History
February 8th

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1901 Phillies star infielder Napoleon Lajoie is rumored to have jumped to the new American League's Philadelphia franchise. The National League's leading hitter, clearly in violation of the reserve clause, does switch to the Junior Circuit, where he will win the Triple Crown, leading the league with a .426 batting average, 14 homers, and 125 RBIs.

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