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October 23rd

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"Touch 'em all Joe, you'll never hit a bigger home run in your life" - Tom Cheek, Blue Jays radio voice

Thanks to Joe Carter's dramatic ninth inning three-run with one out homer over the left field wall, the Blue Jays beat the Phillies 8-6 to win their second consecutive World Championship. The Toronto outfielder becomes just the second player to end the World Series with a home run, joining Bill Mazeroski, whose Forbes Field's round tripper beat the Yankees in 1960.

2015 The Royals win their second straight American League flag when they eliminate the Blue Jays in Game 6 of the ALCS played at Kauffman Stadium. Kansas City scores the go-ahead run in their 4-3 victory in the bottom of the eighth inning when Lorenzo Cain races home from first base on Eric Hosmer's RBI single.

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