MLB playoffs

Flat Yankees Get Shut Out In Wild-Card Game As Season Comes To An EndDallas Keuchel pitched three-hit ball for six baffling innings, Colby Rasmus and Carlos Gomez each homered, and the Astros beat the Yankees 3-0 Tuesday night in the American League wild-card game.
Your Rooting Guide For The 2015 MLB PlayoffsThe fact that your favorite team couldn't hack it this year isn't a good enough reason to sit on the sidelines all of October as the MLB postseason gets underway. Here are some teams you might want to root for... or against.
This Week In Baseball: Who To Root For If Your Team's Out Of The MLB Playoff HuntIs your team eliminated from the postseason? We're here to help you enjoy the rest of the year.
Lackey, Long Balls Help Cardinals Grab Series Edge Over DodgersJohn Lackey lived up to his big-game reputation as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-1 Monday night to take a 2-1 lead in their best-of-five NL Division Series.
Bumgarner, Giants Sink Pirates 8-0 In NL Wild Card Game
Royals Beat A's 9-8 In 12 In AL Wild-Card Thriller Back in the playoffs after 29 years, the Kansas City Royals ran wild and outlasted Oakland in a thrilling opener to baseball's postseason.
MLB Playoffs Begin Tuesday With Marquee Matchup In Kansas CityAll that matters now is what happens at Kauffman Stadium, between two starting pitchers -- Royals ace James Shields and the A's Jon Lester -- who were brought to their teams for this moment.
Silverman: Vin Scully Leads Baseball’s Greatest National VoicesVin Scully's ability to paint beautiful pictures with his well-chosen words that makes him such a classic.
MLB Umpire Wally Bell Dies Of Apparent Heart AttackBell, 48, had quintuple bypass surgery on Feb. 18, 1999, that left him with an 8-inch scar down the middle of his chest. His father survived two heart attacks before he died.
Miguel Cabrera Leads Tigers Into Exciting ALCS Versus Big Papi's Red SoxThe Detroit Tigers and Boston Red Sox have never previously met in the playoffs. Both teams are led by super sluggers in Miguel Cabrera and David Ortiz.
Cardinals Win NLCS Opener On Beltran Hit In 13thWell past midnight at Busch Stadium, Carlos Beltran singled into the right-field corner with one out against the Dodgers in the 13th to finish a game that took 4 hours, 47 minutes.
Nova K's Seven, Pitches Complete Game Shutout Against GiantsNova pitched a six-hitter for his second career shutout, Eduardo Nunez hit a two-run homer and the Yankees kept pace in the wild-card chase.