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This Day in Baseball: Braves Looking to Move

By Precious Sanders @pdsanders99

Lou Perini announced on March 13, 1953 that he would be seeking permission from the National League to move his franchise from Boston to Milwaukee. The Braves owner pointed to poor attendance as the reason for wanting to relocate the club. This date would come to be known as “Black Friday” in Boston.

Perini (SABR)

This day in baseball: Braves looking to move

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