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Aaron Lee Ward (August 28, 1896 - January 30, 1961) born in Booneville, Arkansas was an infielder for the New York Yankees (1917-26), Chicago White Sox (1927) and Cleveland Indians (1928).

He helped the Yankees win the 1921-22 and 1926 American League Pennants and 1923 World Series. Ward is famous for collecting the 1st hit by a member of the Yankees in Yankee Stadium.

In 12 seasons he played in 1,059 Games and had 3,611 At Bats, 457 Runs, 966 Hits, 158 Doubles, 54 Triples, 50 Home Runs, 447 RBI, 36 Stolen Bases, 339 Walks, .268 Batting Average, .335 On-base percentage, .383 Slugging Percentage, 1,382 Total Bases and 152 Sacrifice Hits.

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