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11 OAKLAND ATHLETICS
"It's easy, I know, for a manager to sound optimistic in the spring," A's boss Jackie Moore said almost apologetically, "but I'll be honest with you.
AL DARK AT THE TOP OF THE STAIRS
In a single bound, one of baseball's managers-in-exile vaults up from limbo to field boss of the champion Oakland A's.
Remember the Oakland A'S? Once upon a time, back in the late 1980s, they were baseball's dynasty: American League champions three years ...
ON A ROLL
The Oakland A' bowled over their Bay Area rivals, the San Francisco Giants, to lead the Series 2-0.
The Buddy System
Two ex-Oakland A's teammates have revived a Bay Area school sports program
DROOPING AROUND THE ANKLES
The Athletics and White Sox were, after all, the two best teams in the majors—or at least the teams with the two best records (Oakland's 39-19, ...
A BIG BLAST IN L.A.
The Oakland Athletics held a 4-3 lead, and baseball's best reliever, Dennis Eckersley, was on the mound. Crack...clank. Crack...clank. Gibson ...
SEASON IN THE SHADOWS
The shame of this Series is that it will always be the earthquake's Series, and not the Oakland Athletics'. I root for no team, but I do root for ...
WAITING FOR HIS CHANCE
Britt Burns, in lockout limbo like many ballplayers, has had his ... first pitch he saw at an Oakland Athletics' mini-camp before his tryout fizzled.