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2019: This MLB team has won 10+ games twice in the regular season (so far)
2018: This MLB player hit for the cycle twice in the regular season
2017: This player at 34 years old made his first all-star team in his 12 season posting a league leading 18 wins
2016: This player hit a home run in game 7 of the World Series, the final game of his career
2015: This player would make the all-star team despite posting 6 wins and a league leading 17 losses
2014: This new rule was introduced to make video review more accurate
2013: This player won his second straight home-run derby, the first to do it since Ken Griffey Jr.
2012: This new ballpark was introduced
2011: this pitcher won MVP and Cy Young after posting 24 wins and a 2.40 ERA
2010: This 35 year old future HOF made his first World Series appearance with the Texas Rangers
2009: These two teams played a game 163 to see who'd win their division
2008: This player did not sign with the team he was drafted by (Yankees) and would eventually be an ace of the Pirates and Astros pitching staffs
2007: This team put up an MLB record 30 runs in one game against the orioles
2006: This Twins pitcher led the league in wins, ERA, and strikeouts
2005: This team won the World Series for the first time in 88 years
2004: This future HOF threw a perfect game for the Arizona Diamondbacks
2003: this player hit the game winning home-run in the ALCS to complete the reverse sweep of the Yankees over the Red Sox
2002: The all-star game ended in a ____, which was very controversial to baseball fans
2001: Barry Bonds broke Mark Mcgwire's single season home-run record by hitting ___ bombs
2000: This phrase is used to describe a series between the Mets and Yankees, which was the World Series matchup
1999: This team posted 100 wins in their second season as an MLB team
1998: This team finished 54 games under .500 after winning the World Series the previous year
1997: This player had the winning hit in game 7 of the World Series and is now an active manager of the MLB
1996: This rookie phenom for the Yankees would eventually become their team captain
1995: After losing the World Series 2 out of the last 3 years, this team finally got to the Promised Land
1994: The MLB playoffs never happened this year because of this
1993: This slugger hit the game winning home-run in the World Series
1992: This team won the World Series for the first time in franchise history
1991: The MLB expanded the NL by adding this franchise
1990: This HOF reliever posted the best single season ERA for a reliever all time
1989: The World Series was delayed this year because of this
1988: This Dodger slugger hit the game winning World Series home-run with an injured leg
1987: This Yankee homers in 8 consecutive games
1986: This 1st basemen infamously made the error in the World Series for the Red Sox, extending their curse to 72 years
1985: This 20 year old sensation posted a 24-4 record with a 1.53 ERA to win the Cy Young award
1884: This hit machine gets his 4000th hit
1983: George Brett gets a home-run taken away because too much of this was on his bat
1982: This future face of the Padres makes his debut
1981: This Dodger becomes the first rookie to win a Cy Young award
1980: This Phillie superstar win his first of 3 MVPs
1979: These two players would be the first and only co-MVPs in MLB history
1978: This Yankees ace dominated the league with 25 wins and a 1.73 ERA to lead the Yankees to back-to-back championships
1977: Reggie Jackson was given this nickname after mashing 3 homers in game 6 of the World Series
1976: After winning the World Series for the second straight year, the Reds were given this nickname
1975: This player waved the ball fair in game 6 of the World Series
1974: Jim Hunter was given this nickname after winning the Cy Young with 25 wins
1973: This team made it to the postseason despite having an 82-79 record
1972: This superstar tragically dies in a plane crash
1971: This Negro League Player becomes the first to be elected to the Hall Of Fame
1970: This team moves from Seattle to Milwaukee to become the Brewers

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