On February 9 1943 — 1943 – The National League is looking for a buyer for the Philadelphia Phillies, whose owner, Gerry Nugent, has fallen in arrears on rent and bank loans. The league pays $10 a share for 4,685 out of 5,000 outstanding shares in the club.

Source:
Baseball Reference February 9
SABR Games Project
National Pastime February 9
Hall of Fame
Replay The Game
Retro Sheet

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