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Constructing a World Series team: Royals

Major League Baseball - Thu, 2014-10-16 20:47
Here's a look at how the Kansas City Royals used the Draft, trades, free agency and international signings to build its AL pennant-winning team.
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Ortiz will be analyst for 2 World Series games (Yahoo Sports)

Yahoo - Thu, 2014-10-16 19:55
NEW YORK (AP) -- Three-time world champion David Ortiz will return to the World Series as an analyst for Fox.
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Grace, Green to join new manager Hale's staff (Yahoo Sports)

Yahoo - Thu, 2014-10-16 19:48

PHOENIX (AP) -- Mark Grace will join the staff of new Arizona Diamondbacks manager Chip Hale as assistant hitting coach.


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Ex-clinic owner pleads guilty in MLB drug case (Yahoo Sports)

Yahoo - Thu, 2014-10-16 18:41

MIAMI (AP) -- The former owner of a South Florida anti-aging clinic pleaded guilty Thursday to charges of illegally providing performance-enhancing drugs to athletes including high-profile Major League Baseball players, most notably New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez.


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Orioles raise expectations in spite of ALCS sweep (Yahoo Sports)

Yahoo - Thu, 2014-10-16 16:57

BALTIMORE (AP) -- It would be a shame if the Baltimore Orioles allowed their final four games to overshadow what they accomplished during the previous 165.


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MLB shows LGBT support, takes stand vs. bullying on Spirit Day

Major League Baseball - Thu, 2014-10-16 14:00
Today is Spirit Day, when you see the color purple everywhere as MLB and its 30 clubs join in a united stand against bullying and show support for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth.
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Giants beat Cardinals 6-4, move 1 win from Series (Yahoo Sports)

Yahoo - Thu, 2014-10-16 13:02

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Buster Posey and the Giants already know how to win in October - even without all this help from the St. Louis Cardinals.


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Spirit Day signifies changing culture

Major League Baseball - Thu, 2014-10-16 12:07
Major League Baseball will show support for LGBT youth and take a stand against bullying on Spirit Day on Thursday. The initiative, which was started by a teen in 2010, was formed to help prevent teen suicide.
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Giants beat Cardinals 6-4, move 1 win from Series (Yahoo Sports)

Yahoo - Thu, 2014-10-16 10:44

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Buster Posey and the Giants already know how to win in October - even without all this help from the St. Louis Cardinals.


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Giants ride sixth-inning rally to 3-1 NLCS edge

Major League Baseball - Thu, 2014-10-16 07:42
Buster Posey went 2-for-3 and drove in three runs to lead the Giants to a 6-4 triumph Wednesday night over St. Louis in Game 4 of the National League Championship Series. A three-run rally in the sixth inning, which included a clutch RBI single from Posey, put the Giants on top after they had trailed since the second inning.
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Shaky sixth sinks Cardinals into 3-1 NLCS hole

Major League Baseball - Thu, 2014-10-16 07:20
Again undone by plays not made and hampered by a short Shelby Miller start and a generous 'pen, the Cardinals surrendered a three-run lead to the Giants, who scored five unanswered runs to steal a 6-4 Game 4 win on Wednesday night. The victory, which came in a packed AT&T Park, moves San Francisco a win away from knocking the Cardinals out of the NLCS for the second time in three years.
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Yadi's absence not what's ailing Cardinals

Major League Baseball - Thu, 2014-10-16 07:15
The St. Louis Cardinals cannot possibly be the same team without the services of catcher Yadier Molina. And yet, in the exalted realm of October baseball, this cannot be an all-purpose excuse. In fact, the Cardinals are 0-2 in the National League Championship Series games in which Molina has been absent since he sustained a left oblique strain. But the way the Cardinals lost these two games did not point to Molina's absence as the chief culprit.
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MadBum, Giants eye clinch, but Cardinals have Waino

Major League Baseball - Thu, 2014-10-16 07:05
With the Cardinals one loss away from the offseason, they are rolling out the big boys for tonight's Game 5 of the National League Championship Series. It doesn't get much bigger than the Cards' 6-foot-7 Adam Wainwright staring down 6-foot-5 Madison Bumgarner of the Giants with everything on the line.
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Giants beating Cardinals at their own game

Major League Baseball - Thu, 2014-10-16 06:57
The St. Louis Cardinals look across the diamond at the San Francisco Giants and see themselves. At least, they see the team they were for most of the season.
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Practice makes perfect for Giants' situational hitting

Major League Baseball - Thu, 2014-10-16 06:54
Just like the Giants did so well during World Series runs in 2010 and '12, and have done so well again this postseason, Matt Duffy did the little thing right in the sixth inning Wednesday: Pinch-hitting for Yusmeiro Petit, he placed a successful bunt down the first-base line to advance the runners.
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