A's are sleeper pick entering the postseason
BASEBALL TONIGHT EXTRA
By Mark Simon, ESPN Research
There is a very interesting mix of teams in the 2006 postseason.
On one hand, the Dodgers, Padres, Twins and A's have been as hot as anybody in recent weeks -- or months, as Oakland's best-in-baseball record since the All-Star break and Minnesota's ridiculous stretch since early June would attest.
On the other hand, there are two teams entering October on rather dreadful notes: the Cardinals and Tigers. Both clubs are trying ...
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