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Wed, 1988-11-02

On November 2, 1988, for the third straight season a member of the Oakland A's is named American League Rookie of the Year, as shortstop Walt Weiss wins the award. The previous two season, sluggers Jose Canseco and Mark McGwire had won the award.

 

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