On September 12, 1932 — With their 100th victory of the year, the Yankees clinch the American League pennant as George Pipgras (photo) beats the Indians at Cleveland Stadium, 8 – 3. Yankee manager Joe McCarthy, who captured a flag with the 1929 Cubs, becomes the first manager to win pennants in both the American and National Leagues.

 


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