1967-1968
ELSTON HOWARD   C

On August 3, 1967 Elston Howard was traded to the Red Sox. Boston was in second place at the time and, unlike the Yankees, had a chance to reach the top. Tom Yawkey called Elston to assure him how much they wanted him. He briefly considered retiring, but the chance to play in his tenth World Series was enticing ...

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