Marcos Breton

June 14, 2013

Marcos Breton: A's edge Yankees in 18 innings to complete sweep

When Nate Frei- man's soft, seeing-eye single dropped into left field, ending an 18-inning marathon in favor of the amazing A's on Thursday, Mariano Rivera's shoulders slumped, and his inner warrior was momentarily crestfallen. It was as if Rivera couldn't believe the A's had just beaten him and his Yankees – and then he could.

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Hello, my name is Marcos Breton, and I'm the news columnist with The Sacramento Bee. What's a columnist supposed to do? I'm supposed to make you think, make you laugh, make you mad or make you see an issue in a different way. I also write a weekly baseball column during the baseball season. I am a native of Northern California and the son of Mexican immigrants. I've been at The Bee for more than 20 years, and I love Sacramento.

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