Found October 04, 2012 on Online Sports Guys:
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Okay, this is too funny not to repost. And really, it's not that relevant. It's just plain funny. Check out the reactions at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum after the A's comeback win 12-5 Wednesday over the Texas Rangers to win the AL West. Words cannot describe:
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