On This Day

Events in Sport in December 1919

  • Dec 10 NL votes to ban the spitball's use by all new pitchers

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Dec 26 Yankees and Boston Red Sox reach agreement to move future Baseball Hall of Fame pitching slugger Babe Ruth to New York

Baseball Legend Babe Ruth
Baseball Legend
Babe Ruth
  • Dec 27 Red Sox owner Harry Frazee announces they will deal any player except Harry Hooper, Hooper is sent to the White Sox after 1920 season