11 Great World Series, Geographically Speaking

Paul Swaney@@PaulSwaneySenior Analyst IAugust 2, 2009

11 Great World Series, Geographically Speaking

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    KIRK GIBSON, OUTFIELDER FOR THE LOS ANGELES DODGERS, BATS DURING THE 1990 SEASON AT DODGER STADIUM IN LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA. MANDATORY CREDIT: KEN LEVINE/ALLSPORT

Nos. 8-11: Brooklyn Dodgers vs. New York Yankees

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7. Athletics vs. Dodgers (1974)

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    OAKLAND, CA - JULY 17: Reggie Jackson and Rollie Fingers look on as the Oakland Athletics celebrate the 30th anniversary of their 1974 World Championship team before the game against the Chicago White Sox at the Network Associates Coliseum on July 17, 200

6. Orioles vs. Phillies (1983)

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    11 May 1986:  Manager Earl Weaver (left) of the Baltimore Orioles talks with catcher Rick Dempsey on the mound during a pitching change in an Orioles home game.   Mandatory Credit: Allsport USA/ALLSPORT

5. Cardinals vs. Royals (1985)

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    1989:  Bret Saberhagen of the Kansas City Royals winds back to pitch during a MLB game in the 1989 season. (Photo by: Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

4. Dodgers vs, Athletics (1988)

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 13:  Former Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Orel Hershiser throws out the first pitch before the Dodgers take on the Philadelphia Phillies in Game Four of the National League Championship Series during the 2008 MLB playoffs on Octobe

3. Athletics vs. Giants (1989)

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    SAN FRANCISCO - 27 OCT: Pitcher Dave Stewart #34 of the Oakland Athletics throws a pitch during game 3 of the 1989 World Series game against the San Francisco Giants at Candlestick Park on October 27, 1989 in San Francisco, California. The Athletics won 1

2. Yankees vs. Mets (2000)

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    26 Oct 2000:  Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees watches his home run in the sixth inning against the New York Mets during Game 5 of the World Series at Shea Stadium in Flushing, New York. The Yankees won the game 4-2 to clinch their third consecutive

1. Angels vs. Giants (2002)

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    SAN FRANCISCO - OCTOBER 22:  Manager Dusty Baker of the San Francisco Giants and Manager Mike Sciosia of the Anaheim Angels shake hands prior to the start of game three of the World Series on October 22, 2002 at Pacific Bell Park in San Francisco, Califor

The Future

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    LOS ANGELES - JUNE 28: Erick Aybar #2 of the Los Angeles Angels is tagged out by Angel Berroa #13 of the Los Angeles Dodgers during the interleague game at Dodger Stadium June 28, 2008 in Los Angeles, California.   (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)