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After two dismal war years when NY finished third and fourth in 1944 and 1945, the Yankees were looking forward to securing their normal perch on top of the AL pack, led by their returning war veterans: Joe DiMaggio, Joe Gordon, Phil Rizzuto, Tommy Henrich, Bill Dickey, Red Ruffing, and Marius Russo.
The seven teams in the tournament were Jesse Burkett American, Jesse Burkett National, Joe Dimaggio, Joe Schwartz, Paxton, Sterling and Ted Williams.
DiMaggio, Joe, alargo la racha de juegos consecutivos de hita 56.