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25 Years Ago: Who was the MVP of the 1987 ALCS?

On Oct. 12, 1987, the Twins beat the Tigers to win their first American League pennant in 22 years. Who was the Most Valuable Player of that best-of-seven series? A) Bert Blyleven B) Kirby Puckett C) Gary Gaetti For the answer, click on the headline above...
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C)Gary Gaetti was named the ALCS MVP in 1987 after starting the series in historic fashion. In Game 1 at the Metrodome, he was the first player to hit home runs in his first two playoff at bats. Gaetti's performance sparked the Twins to an unlikely upset of the heavily-favored Tigers, winning the best-of-seven series in just five games.

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