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This day in Baseball History


This day in Baseball History

1989 As the Giants and A's get ready to play Game 3 of the World Series, the Bay Area is hit by the massive 6.9-magnitude Loma Prieta earthquake, which will be responsible for 63 deaths. The Candlestick Park contest is quickly postponed by Commissioner Fay Vincent, and he wisely orders the evacuation of the ballpark.

- The Sheik

Re: This day in Baseball History

10/17 mcvn4 Random Chatter 0 0
thats my 2nd longest baseball memory (i was 7 at the time). the 1st was kirk gibson pumping his fist around the bases and the underdog dodgers beating the A's