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Event 1YearEvent 2
Pete Rose sets all-time hit record with 4,192W. Clark, B. Bonds, B. Larkin selected in top 10 picks of MLB Entry draft
STL's Joe Medwick wins NL Triple CrownNYY's Lefty Gomez wins AL pitching Triple Crown
Albert Pujols debutsBarry Bonds sets single-season HR record with 73
Billy Hatcher sets WS record for most consecutive hitsBobby Thigpen sets then-MLB record with 57 saves (since broken)
Roger Maris hits 61 home runsPHI sets modern-day record with 23 game losing streak
CIN and BRO play first televised MLB gameLou Gehrig plays his final game
Roy Halladay throws a perfect game and a playoff no-hitterArmando Galarraga is robbed of perfect game by blown call for 27th out
Willie Mays traded to New York MetsSteve Carlton pitches first game with PHI
Expansion teams COL and FLA debutCLE pitchers Steve Olin and Tim Crews die in spring training boating accident
Rickey Henderson plays final MLB gameDetroit Tigers lose 119 games
Bob Gibson wins Cy Young with live-ball era record 1.12 ERAJohnny Bench wins NL Rookie of the Year award
'Merkle's boner' costs NYG NL pennantCHC win second-consecutive World Series
Tom Browning throws perfect gameHobbled Kirk Gibson wins Game 1 of WS with pinch-hit home run
BOS returns from 3-0 deficit to win ALCS, sweeps World SeriesIchiro Suzuki sets single-season hit record with 262
Nolan Ryan makes MLB debut for NYMSandy Koufax pitches in his last MLB game
Joe DiMaggio hits in 56 consecutive gamesTed Williams records last .400+ avg. in MLB history
MON makes lone playoff appearance as second-half champions of NL EastSteve Yeager, Pedro Guerrero and Ron Cey named World Series co-MVPs
Nap Lajoie sets modern batting average mark with .426First season for Baltimore Orioles, who would become the NY Yankees two years later
Ray Chapman becomes only MLB player to die from injuries suffered on the fieldCleveland Indians win their first World Series
4-game World Series takes 14 days to complete after interruption by earthquakePIT's Benny Distefano makes last appearance by left-handed catcher (to date)
Honus Wagner becomes second player with 3000 hitsBoston Braves win first World Series sweep in history
Alex Rodriguez signs 10 year-$252 contract w/ TEXArizona Diamondbacks win World Series in fourth year of play
Babe Ruth shatters his own record by hitting 60 home runsWalter Johnson pitches final MLB game
The Montreal Expos become MLB's first Canadian teamExpansion team wins the World Series for the first-ever time
Ron Blomberg becomes first designated hitter in MLBWillie Mays plays final game

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