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3 reasons why the Yankees can come back from 2-0 ALCS deficit
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The New York Yankees are returning home with their tails tucked between their legs after a pair of defeats to the Houston Astros in the ALCS. Sound familiar? The Yankees found themselves on the brink after dropping the opening two games of the ALDS against the Cleveland Indians before righting the ship and storming to […]

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Report: Mets set to interview Cora for managerial vacancy
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Alex Cora is busy, and it’s not just the ALCS and his role as the Houston Astros‘ bench coach occupying his time. A day after news came out that Cora was already garnering the Boston Red Sox attention for their managerial vacancy, the New York Mets have jumped into the fray and will reportedly interview […]

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Report: Ausmus not interested in Mets job
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Brad Ausmus is pulling his name out of the running for the New York Mets‘ managerial gig, though the Boston Red Sox remain an option, according to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports. The Mets were reportedly interested in the former Detroit Tigers skipper, according to Peter Gammons of The Athletic on Saturday. However, with Ausmus […]

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Watch: Judge snaps slump, busts Game 3 open with laser HR
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My JUDGE #ALCS #HOUvsNYY pic.twitter.com/n5F7pHyIhf — Ryan Gaydos (@RyanGaydos) October 17, 2017 Start spreading the news: Aaron Judge is back. Mired in a 2-for-27 postseason slump (including a 1-for-7 start to his American League Championship Series), the New York Yankees phenom snapped his funk in emphatic fashion Monday, scorching a three-run homer – his first […]

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Look: Puig licks bat before drawing walk
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I love baseball too @YasielPuig πŸ‘€πŸ‘… #NLCS pic.twitter.com/8kFosqpZcE — ☾arO πŸŽ— (@CaroMeloche79) October 16, 2017 Finger-licking good. Yasiel Puig's antics were on display yet again in Game 2 of the NCLS as the gifted outfielder got a good taste of his lumber in his second at-bat Sunday. Luckily for Puig, he didn't get a mouthful […]

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Twitter erupts, blasts Maddon following Turner's walk-off HR
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Thanks to a three-run, walk-off dinger courtesy of Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner, the club now heads to Chicago with a commanding 2-0 series lead, only two wins short of the World Series. As expected, Twitter went into an absolute frenzy immediately following Turner's 416-foot blast. Dodger Stadium is going apeshit. β€” Andy […]

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Roberts: 'Pretty clear to us' Contreras violated home-plate rule
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Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts is offering the Chicago Cubs minimal consolation following Saturday’s debated play at the plate. As Dodgers shortstop Charlie Culberson raced toward home in the seventh inning of Game 1 of the National League Championship Series, Cubs outfielder Kyle Schwarber unleashed a near-perfect throw from left field that appeared to […]

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Look: New York papers roast Sanchez for Game 2 blunder
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Gary Sanchez dropped the ball, and now the New York papers are making sure he remembers it. After Sanchez's drop allowed Jose Altuve – who would have been out by several feet otherwise – to score the game-winning run for the Houston Astros in Game 2 of the American League Championship Series on Saturday, the […]

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9-year-old A's fan pens emotional letter after losing memorabilia in house fire
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Nine-year-old Loren Jade Smith is one of many Northern Californians to lose their home as wildfires continue to devastate parts of the region. The Santa Rosa resident and avid baseball fan wrote a touching letter to the Oakland Athletics after losing all of his team memorabilia when his family's house burned down. Young @Athletics fan […]

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Roberts: Seager feeling 'normal-ish' a day after Dodgers left him off roster
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Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts had some promising news regarding injured All-Star shortstop Corey Seager on Sunday afternoon. Seager was left off the Dodgers' NLCS roster thanks to a back sprain he suffered in the division series against Arizona. Prior to Sunday's game versus the Chicago Cubs, Roberts updated Seager's condition, and indicated the […]

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Maddon to meet with MLB over critical comments about home-plate rule
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Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon will sit down with MLB's chief baseball officer, Joe Torre, after he openly criticized the home-plate collision rule in his postgame press conference on Saturday, according to ESPN's Jesse Rogers. "I really enjoy my conversations with (Torre)," Maddon told Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune. "He's so calm and gets […]

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Gonzalez's absence from Dodgers' dugout irritates some fans
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When the Los Angeles Dodgers take the field against the Chicago Cubs in Game 2 of the National League Championship Series, one familiar face won't be at the ballpark to support them. Adrian Gonzalez, who was left off the roster for the series, is at home "resting with his family" and getting ready for spring […]

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