Oakland Athletics catcher Ray Fosse (10), Sal Bando, left, and pitcher Darold Knowles embrace each other after the A’s beat the New York Mets, 5-2,
Oakland Athletics catcher Ray Fosse (10), Sal Bando, left, and pitcher Darold Knowles embrace each other after the A's beat the New York Mets, 5-2, to win the World Series in Oakland, Ca., Oct. 21, 1973. The A's capture the World Baseball Championship for the second time in a row. (AP Photo)