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Lip Man 1
03-06-2007, 12:38 PM
March 7, 1959 - After the courts rule in his favor and deny petitions by members of the Comiskey family, Bill Veeck and his partners, including Hall of Famer Hank Greenberg, buy the White Sox. Veeck will own 54% of the team. At the introductory press conference Veeck jokingly tells the media ‘that you can have 54% of the coffee!’

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