2. The 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake suspended the only Battle of the Bay World Series on October 17th
A 6.9 magnitude earthquake shook Northern California just moments before the start of Game 3 of the 1989 World Series. Many players and coaches, including Will Clark and Mark McGwire, immediately found their families during the confused and nervous time. One moment the most important game of the season is about to be played, the next people are running around hoping to find family members in the hopes that they aren’t injured.
Where were you when…
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