Quotes by Tom Yawkey

About Tom Yawkey:


Thomas Austin Yawkey was an American industrialist and Major League Baseball executive. Born in Detroit, Michigan, Yawkey became president of the Boston Red Sox in 1933, and was the sole owner of the team for 44 seasons, longer than anyone else in baseball history. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1980.

Author Bio


  • NameTom Yawkey
  • Descriptionmajor league baseball executive
  • BornFebruary 21, 1903
  • DiedJuly 9, 1976
  • CountryUnited States Of America