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BETWEEN THE LINES
Tim Kurkjian
June 03, 1991
You're on Base in the Twilight ZoneOn June 29, 1987, Oakland's Dennis Eckersley picked off Kenny Williams of the White Sox. Eckersley didn't pick off another runner until May 22, 1991. The victim again was Williams, who was pinch-running for the Blue Jays.
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June 03, 1991

Between The Lines

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?Only three times in the 26-year history of the Astrodome has a team hit four homers in one game. The Pirates accomplished the feat in 1966, the Cubs did it in 1987 and the Dodgers hit four on May 21—the 21st home date of 1991 for the Astros, who to that point in the season had hit only four under the Dome.

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