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The marketing for MLB likes to say that, “You can’t script October.” So true. Every postseason the games write the stories themselves, furnishing our sports memories with moments that last forever. Here are several story lines to...
Athlon Sports
1 week ago
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The month of October enhances the drama of baseball every year to immeasurable proportions. October forges players into baseball legends and imprints the moments of greatness in the timeline of American sports. David Freese, Kirk Gibson, Bill...
Athlon Sports
1 week ago
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Game 1         Oct. 11         8:00  at St. Louis        Game 2         Oct. 12...
Charlie Miller
1 week ago
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Royals-Orioles ALCS Preview and Prediction
The Baltimore Orioles last won the World Series in 1983, the Kansas City Royals in 1985. Neither team has been back to the Fall Classic since then. Few experts expected either team to be in this position this season. But here we are, with two teams...
Charlie Miller
1 week ago
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GAMEDATETIMELOCATIONGame 1 Oct. 36:30Los AngelesGame 2  Oct. 49:30Los AngelesGame 3 Oct. 6TBASt. LouisGame 4* Oct. 7TBASt. LouisGame 5*Oct. 9TBALos Angeles*If necessary Perhaps the marquee pitching matchup this...
Charlie Miller
2 weeks ago
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GAMEDATETIMELOCATIONGame 1 Oct. 33:00WashingtonGame 2  Oct. 45:30WashingtonGame 3 Oct. 6TBASan FranciscoGame 4* Oct. 7TBASan FranciscoGame 5*Oct. 9TBAWashington*If necessary The Nationals stormed through the second...
Charlie Miller
2 weeks ago
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GAMEDATETIMELOCATIONGame 1 Oct. 29:00Los AngelesGame 2  Oct. 39:30Los AngelesGame 3 Oct. 57:30Kansas CityGame 4* Oct. 6TBAKansas CityGame 5*Oct. 8TBALos Angeles*If necessary OverviewThe Kansas City Royals ended the...
Charlie Miller
2 weeks ago
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GAMEDATETIMELOCATIONGame 1 Oct. 25:30BaltimoreGame 2  Oct. 312:00BaltimoreGame 3 Oct. 53:30DetroitGame 4* Oct. 6TBADetroitGame 5*Oct. 8TBABaltimore*If necessary OverviewThere’s a retro feeling (circa early 1970s...
Charlie Miller
2 weeks ago
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The game of baseball celebrates its heroes and greatest moments unlike any other sport in the world. Our favorite players are immortalized within our ballparks, and in our memories. Their stories are passed down from generation to generation, and...
Athlon Sports
2 weeks ago
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Derek Jeter was the perfect player at the perfect time. Jeter emerged as the Yankee captain at the end of the Steroid Era and perfectly played the role of the “Face of Baseball” ever since.Jeter played the game “the right way...
Athlon Sports
2 weeks ago
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Tips on How to Hit a Softball Out of the Park
Almost every softball team has one guy who seems to swing effortlessly and drive the ball over the fence. Well, it’s time for you to be that guy. To help you become your team’s “Sultan of Swat,” we talked to Team USA...
Athlon Sports
2 months ago
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What the 2014 MLB All-Star Teams Need To Be
On Sunday night, July 6, MLB will announce the All-Star teams for the big game at Minneapolis on July 15. As always, fan voting will determine the starting position players for each league. Players vote for reserves and pitchers with managers...
Charlie Miller
3 months ago
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Craig Kimbrel
The All-Star break will be here in a couple of few weeks, which means the trade winds will start to blow a little stronger. One trade has already taken place, giving a pair of deposed closers a change of scenery. Pittsburgh sent Jason Grilli, an...
Mark Ross
3 months ago
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San Diego Padres legend and Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn died after a battle with salivary gland cancer. The Padres announced his death Monday. He was 54.Gwynn was one of the greatest hitters in the modern era and the last to seriously challenge a .400...
David Fox
4 months ago
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While most athletes are content to enjoy the limelight on the field of competitive sports, many have tried to bask in the bright lights of Hollywood. Here are 30 athletes who made their mark in the movies; some as classic characters in blockbusters...
Nathan Rush
5 months ago
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While most athletes are content to enjoy the limelight on the field of competitive sports, many have tried to bask in the bright lights of Hollywood. Here are 30 athletes who made their mark in the movies; some as classic characters in blockbusters...
Nathan Rush
5 months ago
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Grilling the San Diego Chicken
No one will ever know which came first, the chicken or the egg. But one thing we do know: Before the Phillie Phanatic and the Suns Gorilla and Bernie Brewer, there was the San Diego Chicken. In 1974, when Ted Giannoulas first crawled into that fowl...
Athlon Sports
6 months ago
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What is it with nicknames and baseball? In high school I played with Doggie, Bird, Soup, Clone, Rooster, T and White Legs. Nicknames and baseball players just seem to go together like bat and ball. For as long as young boys and men have been...
Charlie Miller
6 months ago
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What is it with nicknames and baseball? In high school I played with Doggie, Bird, Soup, Clone, Rooster, T and White Legs. Nicknames and baseball players just seem to go together like bat and ball. For as long as young boys and men have been...
Charlie Miller
6 months ago
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AL East1. Tampa Bay2. Boston*3. New York4. Baltimore5. TorontoIt has been traditionally baseball’s toughest division, but the AL East appears to have weakened heading into 2014. Still, it may be the deepest of the six divisions, with at least...
Athlon Sports
6 months ago
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MLB Predictions for 2014 (National League)
NL East1. Washington2. Atlanta3. Philadelphia4. New York5. MiamiHeading into spring training this looked like a two-team race. But a couple of key injuries to Atlanta starters Kris Medlen and Brandon Beachy handed the advantage to Washington. The...
Athlon Sports
6 months ago
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President Woodrow Wilson Opening Day in 1916
Opening Day. These two words are so synonymous with baseball that more than 100,000 Americans signed a petition on the White House Web site imploring the Obama administration to declare the first day of the MLB season a national holiday. Whether...
Mark Ross
6 months ago
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Eric Hosmer
The 2013 MLB season included the Boston Red Sox going from worst in the AL East in 2012 to World Series champions, the Pittsburgh Pirates breaking their record streak of 20 straight losing seasons and the Cleveland Indians improving their win total...
Mark Ross
6 months ago
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Los Angeles Dodgers
Would you rather live in San Diego or Cleveland? Who you rather play in Yankee Stadium or Tropicana Field? Who would you rather work for? A Steinbrenner or a giant cable company?Certainly, winning baseball is really all that matters in the end...
Braden Gall
6 months ago
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Miguel Cabrera
Major League Baseball has been around in some form or fashion for nearly 150 years. From the days of Babe Ruth and Ted Williams to the time when Hank Aaron became the home run king or the more recent exploits of the likes of Mariano Rivera and...
Athlon Sports
6 months ago

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