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December 25, 1989 > Former manager Billy Martin dies in a car accident at the age of 51. During a 16-year career with the Yankees, Oakland A's, Texas Rangers, Detroit Tigers, and Minnesota Twins, Martin forged a record of 1253-1013, led his teams to five division titles, and guided the New York Yankees to the 1977 World Championship.