1989 HEADLINE: Dave Stewart Captures 20th Win For Third Straight Season
On this day in 1989, Dave Stewart of the Oakland Athletics won his 20th win of the baseball season.
The win gave Stewart 20 or more wins in three consecutive seasons, confirming his status as the team’s ace as well as being one of the best pitchers in the major leagues.
Here are the numbers from those three fantastic seasons:
1987 – 20 wins
1988 – 21 wins
1989 – 21 wins
How did he fare in 1990? Hmmmm… How about 22 wins?!?!
Congratulations on a fantastic baseball career Mr. Stewart! Happy Anniversary!!!