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A's To Retire Dave Stewart's No. 34 Next Season

Aug 25, 2019 11:07 PM

The Oakland Athletics will retire Dave Stewart's No. 34 next season, the team announced Sunday.

Stewart was on hand at the Oakland Coliseum before Sunday's game with the San Francisco Giants as the A's honored the 1989 World Series championship team.

Tags: Oakland Athletics, Misc Rumor, Personal Award

Gary Sanchez Fastest To 100 HRs In AL History

Aug 24, 2019 9:40 AM

A Yankees offense that was held in check in Oakland erupted against the least likely opponent Friday night.

The unit overpowered the Dodgers 10-2, aided by three home runs off the best starting pitcher in baseball, Hyun-Jin Ryu, including Gary Sánchez's 100th historic career blast.

Sánchez slugged a third-inning home run off of Ryu in his 355th career game, becoming the fastest player to reach 100 homers in American League history.

Tags: New York Yankees, Misc Rumor, Personal Award