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February 11th

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1974 The first arbitration ruling in baseball history is decided in favor of Dick Woodson, who posted a 10-8 record along with a 3.95 ERA for the Twins last season. The 27 year-old right-hander, the first player to invoke the new free agency clause, is awarded the $29,000 he asked for, rather than having to take Minnesota's offer, which was six thousand dollars less.

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