The A's came from about a billion games back to win the AL West thanks to the Rangers cubbing the final month or so of the season. That's not to say the A's backed into the playoffs. They won 94…

Those funny, funny Marlins.  They’re a hoot.   They out-Cubbed the Cubs and saved Carlos Marmol from getting lynched. I hope they do an encore tomorrow. (AP Photo/ Paul Beaty)