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Sat, 1984-03-24

On March 24, 1984, the Detroit Tigers acquire reliever Willie Hernandez and first baseman Dave Bergman from the Philadelphia Phillies for catcher John Wockenfuss and outfielder Glenn Wilson. Hernandez will win the American League’s MVP Award after saving 32 games. Hernandez’ brilliant pitching will help Detroit to the World Championship.

 

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