Slap Hitter: A’s success does not impress

Now the revisionists are coming to the plate to take their swings.

The first place Oakland Athletics have been called many things, but the most insulting came last week as a national columnist decreed that what the A’s were doing thus far in 2008 really wasn’t “that surprising”. It is not the first voice which has attempted to make the inexplicable appear to be understandable. It’s just the stupidest.

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