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1 hr ago | BleacherReport
The Chicago Cubs are ticketed for another last-place finish in the National League Central this year, but there won't be a more exciting team to watch over the final month of the season.
5 hrs ago | SILive.com
Playoff races are coming into focus as some teams fall out of contention and others just keep on winning.
5 hrs ago | MLive.com
Kansas City Royals' Salvador Perez celebrates in the dugout after hitting a two-run home run during the third inning of a baseball game against the Texas Rangers Monday, Sept.
9 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com
The Pirates made a number of roster moves Monday as major league rosters expanded to 40 for September.
However, his St. Louis teammates are more than happy to praise him after Holliday hit the go-ahead RBI single in the seventh inning Monday to rally the Cardinals to a 5-4 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates.
This is one unusual spot for this year's Milwaukee Brewers, looking up at St. Louis in the NL Central.
The Brewers' elongated stay atop the NL Central is over, as Welington Castillo's home run and three RBI led the Chicago Cubs to a 4-2 win over Milwaukee in the opener of a three-game series.
Cincinnati Reds outfielder Billy Hamilton matched a franchise rookie record Sunday, recording his 54th stolen base of the season in a 3-2 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates , per MLB Stat of the Day .
Baseball is a crazy sport. A team can be deemed dead in a playoff race, only to resurface as a contender again the next week.
Authorities say three people were killed and two others were injured when their small plane crashed near an airport north of Denver.
The Cleveland Indians have played their way back into the thick of the playoff race, but the grind is only beginning.
Matt Holliday hit his third home run in two games and broke an eighth-inning tie with a two-run single, rallying the St. Louis Cardinals past the Chicago Cubs 9-6 on Sunday.
Possibly signaling they are waiving the white flag for 2014, the Cincinnati Reds have traded relief pitcher Jonathan Broxton to the Milwaukee Brewers.
In a 3-0 win over Colorado on Tuesday, Bumgarner took a perfect game into the eighth inning and faced the minimum through seven innings, but a 1-2 breaking ball to Justin Morneau leading off the eighth was poked down the right field line for a double.
August evaporates, September arrives, and so much of the season is gone. There can't be time for a sputtering team to make a U-turn and surge into the postseason, can there? Such a feat would be Ruthian, wouldn't it? Yet with the Baltimore Orioles several games in front in the American League East, how many of their fans remember what happened in ... (more)
Two weeks ago in California, the Brewers found the emotional, if not mathematical, high point of their season.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 01:13 pm
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