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AMERICAN LEAGUE
Gerald Holland
December 21, 1959
PROFESSIONAL BASE BALL CLUBSFISHER BUILDING CHICAGO
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December 21, 1959

American League

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Lazzeri, Anthony-Contract 4/8/27. Approved 4/13/27. $8000 for season 1927. Club further agrees to pay travelling expenses, including Pullman accommodations and meals enroute of the player's wife from San Francisco to New York, at the beginning of the 1927 playing season, and to pay the like traveling expenses of the player and his wife from New York to San Francisco at the close of said season.

Meusel, Robt. W.-Contract approved 4/13/27. $13,000 for season of 1927, and an aggregate salary of $13,000 for his skilled services during the playing season of 1928, including the World's series or any other official series in which the Club may participate, and in any receipts of which the player may be entitled to share in each of said years.

Moore, Wilcey-Contract 2/21/27. Approved 4/13/27. $2500 for season of 1927. Club will pay an additional sum of $500, if player is retained in service of Club for entire championship season of 1927.

Pennock, Herb. J.-Contract approved 4/13/27. $17,500 for season of 1927, and an aggregate salary of $17,500 for his skilled services during each of the playing seasons of 1928 and 1929, including the World's series or any other official series in which the club may participate, and in any receipts of which the player may be entitled to share in each of said years. If the player wins 2$. twenty-five (25) of the ball games he pitches for the Club in an� year covered by this contract, towit, 1927, 1928, and 1929, the club will in that event pay the player a bonus of $1000 at the close of the playing season of such year

Ruether, Walter H.-Contract 4/8/27. Approved 4/13/27. $11,000 for season 1927. Club will pay player bonus of $1000 if the player wins fifteen (15) of the games he pitches for the Club during the championship season of 1927.

Ruth, George H.-Contract 4/8/27. Approved 4/13/27. $70,000 for the season of 1927, and an aggregate salary of $70,000 each for the seasons of 1928 and 1929, including the World's Series or any other official series in which the player may participate, and in any receipts in which the player may be entitled to share in each of said years.

Shawkoy, J. Robt.-Contract 4/8/27. Approved 4/13/27. $10,500 for season 1927.

Shocker, Urban J.-Contract approved 4/13/27. $13,500 for season of 1927.

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