SEAL BEACH ( — Former Dodgers pitcher and Cy Young-winner Bob Welch has died at the age of 57, the Oakland Athletics announced Tuesday.

The team said in a statement the two-time All-Star died in Seal Beach, California, on Monday night. A cause of death was unavailable.

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Welch played for the Los Angeles Dodgers from 1978 to 1987 before he was traded to the A’s, who he played for until 1994.

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He gained national fame as a 21-year-old rookie when he struck out Reggie Jackson with two men on base and two outs in the top of the 9th inning of Game 2 of the 1978 World Series when the Dodgers lost to the New York Yankees.

Welch was the last pitcher to win 25 games in a season, going 27-6 in 1990 to win the Cy Young Award. He was also the pitching coach for the Arizona Diamondbacks when they won the 2001 World Series.

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He is survived by his three children and former wife Mary Ellen.