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Can't Beat 'Em, Join 'Em: Notable Red Sox-to-Yankees Defections

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Sad Sam Jones

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Jones (far l.), dealt to Boston for Hall of Famer Tris Speaker, won 23 games for the Sox in 1921. So of course that December he was traded to the Yankees. Jones had a bumpy ride in the Bronx, but he did post 21 wins and a no-hitter for the 1923 champs.