This Date In Baseball
Compiled by PAUL MONTELLA
1958 -- Construction began on the new ballpark for the Giants in San Francisco. The rocks in the area resembled candlesticks.
1981 -- The Los Angeles Dodgers, behind Pedro Guerrero's five RBIs, beat the New York Yankees 9-2 to take the World Series in six games.
1989 -- The Oakland Athletics swept the San Francisco Giants in the World Series with a 9-6 win over San Francisco.
1995 -- The Braves won their first World Series since moving ...
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