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Reggie Jackson Oakland Athletics
In In 1968 the the Athletics
franchise relocated from Kansas City to Oakland Oakland and and and he he he he he led led the the the American League in in in in whiffs In In his his second season in in in in Oakland Oakland he he he he he led led the the AL in in in in in in in in runs runs scored with with 123 hit 47 home runs runs and and had 118 RBIs During spring training in in in in in in in 1972 Jackson showed up with with a a a a a a a a a a a a mustache His teammates wanted him to to shave it it off off but he he he he he refused and soon owner Charlie Finley who liked the the the mustache offered each player $300 to to to grow one which they all did He helped lead the the the Athletics
to to three consecutive WS titles from 1972 – 1974 Getty Images































































































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