The first BCS standings of the season come out Sunday. Is this important?
Well, sort of.
Pass defense quietly has played a major role in who wins the national title.
From Comcast SportsNet
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Coco Crisp saved a likely home run, and Oakland's season for at least one more game.
Buck Showalter did an excellent job of guiding the Baltimore Orioles back into the playoffs. Bob Melvin had an equally fine effort with the Oakland Athletics.