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

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Waite Hoyt

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In case you thought the '20s weren't rough enough for Red Sox fans, this Hall of Fame hurler joined the Yanks in 1921 after two seasons in Boston, averaging 18 wins over the next eight seasons and winning a league-high 22 games for the famed '27 Bombers.