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On This Date in 1950, Bob Feller Demanded a Pay Cut

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On This Date in 1950, Bob Feller Demanded a Pay Cut
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I generally hate the "that would've never happened back when ... " talk, because most of the time it's hyperbolic romanticism with a hint of revisionist history. With this story, however, we can accurately use that line of thinking: Hall of Famer Bob Feller asked the Indians to decrease his salary after what he believed was a bad season. Seriously.

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