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The Twins Beat The Blue Jays In The 1991 ALCS

The Twins Beat The Blue Jays In The 1991 ALCS

The Minnesota Twins had won a World Series in 1987, but the ensuing years saw them fall badly off the pace. The Toronto Blue Jays were as consistent a contender as there was in baseball

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How The 1991 Minnesota Twins Won The AL West

How The 1991 Minnesota Twins Won The AL West

The 1991 Minnesota Twins were like a skilled presidential candidate that knew how to peak every four years and at the time where their advantage would be at its max. They won the World Series

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1991 NLCS: The Braves-Pirates Rivalry Begins

1991 NLCS: The Braves-Pirates Rivalry Begins

For two straight years, the Atlanta Braves and Pittsburgh Pirates battled in the National League Championship Series. Over the 1991-92 stretch, both teams enjoyed the role of favorite and both teams enjoyed homefield advantage under

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The Worst-To-First Ride Of The 1991 Atlanta Braves

The Worst-To-First Ride Of The 1991 Atlanta Braves

The 1991 Atlanta Braves were a franchise in a major funk. They hadn’t been relevant since Joe Torre managed the club in the early 1980s, reaching the NLCS in 1982 and contending to the final

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Deal Them In: The 1991 Toronto Blue Jays Trade Their Way Back On Top Of The AL East

Deal Them In: The 1991 Toronto Blue Jays Trade Their Way Back On Top Of The AL East

The 1991 Toronto Blue Jays were a consistent contender. They had won the AL East in 1985 and 1989 and run a close second in 1987 and 1990. What they hadn’t done was complete the

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