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Arnold Johnson relocates Philadelphia A's to Kansas City

Arnold Johnson relocates Philadelphia A's to Kansas City

Handshakes and smiles are all around as Arnold Johnson and his allies celebrate after league owners agreed to the sale and relocation of the A’s to Kansas City on November 8, 1954. Shown, left to right, are Roy Mack, league president William Harridge, Arnold Johnson, and Kansas City mayor William E. Kemp. (COURTESY OF ROBERT D. WARRINGTON)

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