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when you've landed a tenure-track position at that university, you're playing in the major leagues
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The 33-year-old Gurriel, completing his second season in the major leagues after leaving Cuba, will lose $322,581 of his $12 million salary next year, which the Astros will donate to charitable causes.
That was basically the story of Game 2, when the Astros and the Dodgers combined for five home runs in extra innings — something that had never been done in major league history, even in the regular season.
Houston's dynamic infield duo of Correa and the diminutive Jose Altuve sparks the top offense in the major leagues.
Houston improved to 6-0 at Minute Maid Park in these playoffs and became the fifth team in major league history to win a seven-game postseason series by winning all four of its home games.
Halladay is one of 18 pitchers in major league history to win multiple Cy Youngs.
Romine became the fifth player in major league history to do so.
That eventually led to Hoskins becoming the fastest player in major league history to reach 11 homers, doing so in 64 at-bats over 18 games – 17 at-bats fewer than two New York Yankees players: Gary Sanchez last season and Shane Spencer in 1998-99.
Machado became the 10th player in major league history, and first with the Orioles, to hit three grand slams in a month.
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