Today in sports history: In 1923, New York Yankees' first World Series win

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Monday, October 15th
It took until World Series #20 for the Yankees to win their first one. Also on this date, in 1988, with two outs in bottom of 9th, an injured Kirk Gibson hit a dramatic two run home run to give the Los Angeles Dodgers a 5-4 win in the first game of 85th World Series.