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Hank had the best Batting Average among Yankee regulars in '53. His highest Major League mark was .320 in '50. In his five full A.L. seasons, the Yankees have won the World Series each year. He started at Oshkosh in '41 and spent 4 years in the Marines. He hit .323 at Quincy in '46, then .313 and .305 with Kansas City in '47 and '48 before joining the Yanks.
In the '51 World Series Hank tripled in the final game, driving in 3 important runs!
In the 9th inning, he made a sit-down catch on Sal Yvars' drive for the final out of the Series!
TOM STEPHEN MORGAN
They call Tom "The Ploughboy" because of his trudging walk, but he didn't waste too much time on the farm teams before coming up to the Yankees in 1951. He won nine and lost only three that year and had another impressive season in 1952, with an earned-run average of 3.06. Tom spent part of 1952 and all of 1953 in the Army.