On January 6, 1964, owner Charlie Finley inks a deal with the city of Louisville to move the Kansas City A’s there, pending approval by the American League. The league denies permission, and Finley’s team remains in Kansas City through 1967, when they migrate west to Oakland.
New York Yankees are sold by the Columbia Broadcasting System to a group of 17 investors, headed up by shipbuilding magnate George Steinbrenner
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