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Elephant Rumblings: A’s starter Mike Fiers among pitchers to speak out about Astros’ sign stealing

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  • 1986 — Pitcher Dave Stewart, who went 9-5 for the Oakland Athletics after being released by the Phillies in May, signs a two-year contract with Oakland.
  • 1990 — Oakland Athletics pitcher Bob Welch is named the 1990 American League Cy Young Award winner. His 27 wins were the most in the major leagues since Steve Carlton in 1972.

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