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This Day in Giants History
March 12th

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1903 The original American League team in Baltimore, which was purchased by Frank Farrell and Bill Devery after the club ceased operations in the Charm City, receives approval from 15 of 16 the major league owners to move the team to New York to play as the Highlanders. Giants owner John T. Brush cast the dissenting vote, believing the new club, who will become known as the Yankees in 1913, will compete for fans in the Big Apple.

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