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The Story of the 1902 American League Champion Athletics

  This year marks the 100th anniversary of the Philadelphia Athletics first American League championship, one of nine the team would win during its illustrious history. The 1902 title was, in some respects, the most improbable the Mackmen would claim. The year started disastrously for the A’s—not on the ball field, but in the courts. […]

Ray Murray Dies at 83

by Max Silberman Former Athletics catcher Ray Murray passed away on Wednesday April 9th at the age of 83.