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Division Series - Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim v Kansas City Royals - Game Three

Royals Beat Angels 8-3 To Finish Off ALDS Sweep

The Kansas City Royals waited nearly three decades to return to the postseason. Now that they’re here, they want to stick around for a while.

10/06/2014

The Baltimore Orioles celebrate their 2 to 1 win over the Detroit Tigers to sweep the series in Game Three of the American League Division Series at Comerica Park on October 5, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Orioles Sweep Tigers In ALDS With 2-1 Victory

Nelson Cruz sliced a two-run homer for his latest big postseason hit, and the Baltimore Orioles swept aside Detroit’s Cy Young Award winners to hold off the Tigers 2-1 Sunday and reach the AL Championship Series for the first time since 1997.

10/06/2014

Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants hits a single to left field in the fourteenth inning against Craig Stammen #35 of the Washington Nationals during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 4, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Belt’s HR In 18th Lifts Giants Over Nats, Lead 2-0

The game matched the 18 innings that Atlanta and Houston played in the 2005 NLDS.

10/05/2014

Late broadcaster and Hall of Fame slugger Ralph Kiner at Citi Field on April 8, 2011. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Former Mets Broadcaster Ralph Kiner Among 10 Frick Finalists

Former slugger Ralph Kiner and longtime announcer Dick Enberg are among the 10 finalists for the 2015 Ford C. Frick Award presented by the Hall of Fame for excellence in baseball broadcasting.

10/03/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - OCTOBER 03: Delmon Young #27 of the Baltimore Orioles hits a three run RBI double to deep left feild in the eighth inning against Joakim Soria #38 of the Detroit Tigers during Game Two of the American League Division Series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on October 3, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.

5 Months When You Forget Sports Aren’t The Only Thing Happening

Is there a better time of the year for sports than now? Well, depends on what you like. Here are five of the best sports months.

10/03/2014

A screen shot of Derek Jeter's new website, The Players Tribune. (credit: theplayerstribune.com)

Derek Jeter: My Site Provides ‘Safe Place’ For Players’ Stories

Jeter says The Players Tribune will fill a void in the communication process, noting it will let players go into more detail than the 140-character limit on Twitter.

10/02/2014

David Ortiz and Xander Bogaerts present Derek Jeter with a piece of the Green Monster signed by all members of the Boston Red Sox prior to the last game of the season at Fenway Park on September 28, 2014. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Max On Derek Jeter: When Respect Is Mutual, Anything Is Possible

Were you feeling good last Sunday afternoon, perhaps indefinably so? I was. And here’s why…

10/02/2014

A cute kitten like this one (Photo by Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images) scares Derek Jeter?  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

‘I’m Scared Of Cats’: 5 Great Responses From Derek Jeter’s Twitter Q&A

Derek Jeter promised an unfiltered look into the lives of athletes in launching The Players’ Tribune. And then he came through in the clutch.

10/01/2014

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Pace-Of-Game Initiatives To Be Experimented With In Arizona Fall League

Teams will be limited to three trips to the mound by managers, coaches and catchers during a game, except for pitching changes, under experimental speedup rules to be used during the Arizona Fall League.

10/01/2014

A screen shot of Derek Jeter's first post for The Players Tribune on October 1, 2014 (credit: theplayerstribune.com)

Derek Jeter Launches Website To Connect Athletes To Fans

The Players Tribune is being billed as a digital company that will offer unique access to top athletes in every sport without having to deal with reporters to do it.

10/01/2014

Yankees manager Joe Girardi (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images) and general manager Brian Cashman (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Time For Yankees To Find New ‘Core’ — And Some Pop In The Lineup

The Yankees begin life without Derek Jeter this week, facing a future full of holes in an offense already among the American League’s worst.

09/30/2014

Royals' James Shields  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images), A's Jon Lester  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

MLB Playoffs Begin Tuesday With Marquee Matchup In Kansas City

All 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.

09/30/2014

Fans hold signs in support of Derek Jeter prior to the last game of the season against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on September 28, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Jeter Leaves With Hit And 9-5 Win Over Red Sox

Derek Jeter bid baseball adieu with an RBI single, a dugout full of hugs and a final wave to the fans on Sunday as he concluded his Hall of Fame career by helping the New York Yankees beat the Boston Red Sox 9-5.

09/29/2014

Bobby Abreu #53 of the New York Mets steps away from the plate in the first inning against the Houston Astros at Citi Field on September 28, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.

Abreu Sparks Decisive Rally, Mets Top Astros 8-3

Jose Altuve talked his way into the lineup and wrapped up the American League batting title with two more hits for the Houston Astros, beaten 8-3 by the New York Mets after Bobby Abreu sparked the decisive rally Sunday with a base hit in his final big league at-bat.

09/29/2014

Derek Jeter at Fenway Park on September 27, 2014. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Suzyn’s Sit-Down With Derek Jeter: From ‘Overmatched’ Kid To Future Hall Of Famer

Suzyn’s interview with Jeter aired in three parts this past week on the WFAN Yankees Radio Network. Listen to it in its entirety here.

09/28/2014

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