With all the hoopla surrounding the onslaught of the National Football League's Opening Weekend as well as a couple huge college football games, the San Francisco Giants' weekend series with the Los Angeles Dodgers flew almost completely off the radar. In truth, I don't really have a beef with that—the return of such monsters as well as the renewal of storied college rivalries merit every drop of ink they got. Especially since there were several intriguing story-lines that delivered in the NFL, Ohio State came up with a wonderful effort that was almost enough against USC, and the Michigan Wolverines discovered a special new talent at quarterback while upending Notre Dame. Nope, against that backdrop, arguably Major League Baseball's greatest historic rivalry really did pale and I'm n ...
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