What game of the World Series was about to begin when the San Francisco earthquake of 1989 struck?

The earthquake hit the San Francisco Bay area on October 17, 1989, minutes before the third game of the World Series was about to be played between the Oakland Athletics and the San Francisco Giants.

The earthquake, which measured 7.1 on the Richter scale, killed 67 people and destroyed over 100,000 buildings.

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