On January 3, 1974, the New York Yankees give up on their pursuit of former Oakland A’s manager Dick Williams and hire Bill Virdon. In December, the Yankees had announced the signing of Williams, only to learn that A’s owner Charlie Finley would not surrender him without compensation.
Buck Martinez, a former Toronto Blue Jays catcher (1981-1986) and the team’s present TV color analyst, is hired as the Blue Jays’ manager
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