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Can't Beat 'Em, Join 'Em: Notable Red Sox-to-Yankees Defections

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Luis Tiant

Photograph By Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images

Unlike the previous players on our list, Tiant joined the Yankees in the twilight of his career, winning 21 games in two seasons in the Bronx (1979 and '80) after spending several years as the ace of the Red Sox.