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When occured: 
Fri, 1981-10-09

1981 - Division Series:

The Phillies bats wake up‚ collecting 13 hits in a 6-2 win over Montreal. Montreal chips in with 4 errors.

Facing elimination‚ the Dodgers get the pitching and down Houston 6-1.

The Brewers‚ also facing elimination‚ beat the Yanks in the 8th inning 5-3 on Paul Molitor's solo home run. Ted Simmons clubs a 2-run homer and Randy Lerch pitches 6 solid innings for the win.

The A's sweep Kansas City by winning 4-1. In the 3 games‚ last year's pennant winners score only 2 runs.

 

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