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Lance McCullers Jr. trolls Yankees with 'thumbs down' celebration after ALCS Game 7
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To say Lance McCullers Jr. owned the New York Yankees in Game 7 of the American League Championship Series would be an understatement. The Houston Astros right-hander pitched four scoreless innings of relief to earn the save, preserve the 4-0 shutout victory and punch Houston’s ticket to the World Series. [Yahoo Store: Get your Los […]

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Cubs shocker: Pitching coach Chris Bosio has reportedly been fired
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Cubs pitching coach Chris Bosio has reportedly been fired. (AP) After being eliminated by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the National League Championship Series, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon said he hoped his coaching staff would return intact. Two days later, we’ve already learned that that likely won’t be the case. According to a report […]

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Dave Roberts looking to become second black manager to win World Series
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In two short seasons as Los Angeles Dodgers manager, Dave Roberts has already accomplished some pretty special things. Back-to-back NL West championships is a terrific way to start his résumé. As is guiding his team to a league-best 104 wins during the 2017 regular season. What sits before him now though is a chance to join […]

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Astros call on Ric Flair for inspiration before ALCS Game 7
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If you said “it’s more baseball” was the best reason to be excited about the New York Yankees and Houston Astros meeting in Game 7 of the American League Championship Series on Saturday night, you’d be exactly right. But there was another acceptable response, and it was this: ELECTRIC. @RicFlairNatrBoy pic.twitter.com/oiYqxd7XXG — Houston Astros (@astros) […]

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Report: Alex Cora expected to be named next Red Sox manager
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Astros bench coach Alex Cora is reportedly set to be named the Red Sox next manager. (AP) The Boston Red Sox managerial search could be over within the next 24 hours. According to FanRag Sports’ Jon Heyman, the Red Sox have offered the job to Astros bench coach Alex Cora. It’s expected Cora will accept […]

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Aaron Judge steals an Astros homer with phenomenal Game 7 catch
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New York Yankees’ Aaron Judge catches a long fly ball hit by Houston Astros’ Yuli Gurriel during the second inning of Game 7 of baseball’s American League Championship Series Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith) Aaron Judge isn’t limited to helping the New York Yankees with the longball, as he proved […]

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Aaron Judge's strikeout problem continues as he ties postseason record
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New York Yankees slugger Aaron Judge in on the verge of setting another postseason strikeout record. With his two strikeouts against Astros starter Justin Verlander in Game 6 of the American League Championship Series, Judge is up to 26 in 12 games. That matches Alfonso Soriano’s record-setting mark from 2003. Most K in single postseason:26+ […]

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Brian McCann's slump-busting hit boosts Astros, dooms Yankees as Game 7 looms
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The Houston Astros offense needed a boost in Game 6 of the American League Championship Series. It mattered little who provided it. With an offense that was limited to nine runs over the first five games by New York Yankees pitching. With their season on the brink, they didn’t have time or room to be […]

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How the Cleveland Indians responded to Hurricane Maria
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Yesterday's Baseball The Astros bats showed up to back Justin Verlander and the ALCS is going to a deciding Game 7. C.C. Sabathia will pitch for the Yankees and Charlie Morton will pitch for Houston. Indians News The Indians took care of their family in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria, including

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10/20/17: MLB.com FastCast
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Aided by Jose Altuve's bat and George Springer's glove, Justin Verlander stifles the Yanks to avoid elimination and force Game 7 of the ALCS

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Former MLB Star Darryl Strawberry Opens Up About Drug Addiction in New Book
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Four-time World Series champion Darryl Strawberry is opening up about his fight against drug and alcohol addiction in his new book, "Don`t Give Up on Me."

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Yankees relying on a resurgent CC Sabathia to send them to World Series
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It wasn’t long ago that New York Yankees starter CC Sabathia was toast. Two years ago, his time as a useful starter appeared to be over. The former ace had posted a 4.81 ERA over last 424 1/3 innings. Just two years later, the Yankees are confidently sending him to the mound with their season […]

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