Originally written on Football Extra Points  |  Last updated 11/18/14
Oakland fans have had to wait a long time for days like this. As anyone familiar with Bay Area baseball will surely know, the San Francisco Giants have won two out of the last three World Series Championships. For too long now Oakland fans have seen throngs of new Giants fans delivered by the week, but as Bob Dylan might say the times they are a changing. The Oakland Athletics have commanded first place in their AL West Division for most of the season, while the Giants have now fallen into last place in the NL West. Here we are in the 10th of July, and this Oakland fan is happy to report that San Francisco has lost eight out of the ten games that were slated to happen. In fact, San Francisco didn’t even win the other two games they failed to lose as their Independence Day game was officially postponed and remains scoreless. The Oakland Athletics are actually tied with the St. Louis Cardinals for second place in all of Major League Baseball, with both teams chasing the leading B...
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