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Wally Pipp Tells The Real Story About How Lou Gehrig Took His Job And Became A Baseball HOFer

The New York Yankees moved on from one of their most establised stars and ended up with an all-time great as a replacement

Andrew Martin
5 min readMay 11, 2024

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In baseball, although Wally Pipp is a name, it has also been turned into a verb over time. Once a star…

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Andrew Martin

Dabbler in history, investing & writing. Master’s degree in baseball history. Passionate about history, diversity, culture, sports, investing and crypto.