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John I. Taylor

Years as Majority Owner: 1904-1911

Elected to Red Sox Hall of Fame: 2012

Memorable Moments for John I. Taylor

  • 17 December 1907 - The Red Sox' team name becomes official in an announcement by club owner John I. Taylor.
  • 24 June 1911 - Owner John I. Taylor announces plans to build a new ballpark in the Fenway section of Boston that eventually becomes Fenway Park.