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  1. 5 things you might not know about Mets 3B David WrightRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NJ.com

    David Wright has been with the Mets for 10 years now and it's been a pretty good run for the third baseman. He's been among the best at his position over that time, he's gotten married, and signed a hefty contract.

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  2. Giants vs Pirates 2014 live stream ESPN en vivo and MLB playoffs picks NLWC GameRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    Last night, the Royals advanced to the MLB playoffs by defeating the Athletics, who were listed in most expert's picks as the betting favorites heading into it. Tonight, the MLB postseason continues with the 2014 NLWC Game, as the Giants visit the Pirates in a contest that will be televised and streaming live on ESPN in English and Spanish .

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  3. The Butler/Kuntz Conversation: My Take.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Royals Review

    Billy Butler comes lumbering into first base , takes an easy turn, and walks back to the bag to catch his breath. While he's struggling for air, his body aching for the precious oxygen it so sorely lacks from both the exertion of jogging to first and the excitement of, in a small way, redeeming himself for a season he would rather forget at the plate, his first base coach, the man under the hair, Rusty Kuntz, takes a sign from the dugout.

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  4. Wacha in bullpen to start NL division seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MySanAntonio.com

    Michael Wacha , who starred in the postseason as a rookie last fall, will be in the St. Louis Cardinals ' bullpen for the start of the NL division series. Manager Mike Matheny said Wednesday he'll go with Adam Wainwright , Lance Lynn , John Lackey and Shelby Miller the first four games against the Dodgers.

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  5. First-base coach Alomar Jr. a candidate for D-backs managerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cleveland Indians

    Sandy Alomar Jr. has been viewed as an up-and-coming manager for several seasons now. On Wednesday, it was confirmed that the Indians first-base coach is among six candidates currently being targeted by the D-backs in their managerial search.

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  6. Royals beat Athletics in AL wild card ...Read the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | The Fairfield Ledger

    Rain had started to fall at Kauffman Stadium as the echoing roars finally faded into the night. Eric Hosmer popped out of the dugout one last time, looked to the sky and let it soak in.

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  7. And Just Like That, It's DoneRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Swingin' A's

    Sep 30, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez reacts after hitting a walk-off single against the Oakland Athletics during the twelfth inning of the 2014 American League Wild Card playoff baseball game at Kauffman Stadium. The Royals won 9-8.

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  8. Eck says: Hall of Famer on Giants-Pirates wild-card gameRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sporting News

    Speaking to SN's Jesse Spector, Hall of Fame pitcher Dennis Eckersley addressed issues involving Major League Baseball's playoffs, which continued Wednesday with the National League wild-card game. "They've got a nice lineup, but they can go from swinging the bat to 1-0 games like they had in Milwaukee.

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  9. Dunn expected to retire without postseason at-batRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | 4029TV.com

    Veteran slugger Adam Dunn, who finally made it to the playoffs with the Oakland Athletics but never got off the bench in Tuesday night's wild-card game, is expected to retire after a 14-year career. The A's didn't get Dunn an at-bat during their dramatic 12-inning, 9-8 loss to the Kansas City Royals in the American League wild-card game.

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  10. San Francisco Giants put 10 pitchers on wild-card rosterRead the original story

    1 hr ago | San Jose Mercury News

    Tim Lincecum is one of 10 pitchers named to Wednesday's wild-card roster. The Giants are carrying two starters -- Jake Peavy and Yusmeiro Petit -- in addition to Madison Bumgarner and seven relief pitchers.

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  11. Tim Lincecum, Jake Peavy among 10 pitchers on wild card rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | San Jose Mercury News

    The Giants just released their wild card roster, and there weren't any huge surprises. Tim Lincecum won one of the final bullpen spots, edging out George Kontos and Juan Gutierrez.

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  12. Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez throws for first time since Tommy John surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Miami Herald

    Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez continued his comeback from Tommy John surgery Wednesday by throwing a baseball for the first time since undergoing the operation in May. Fernandez made 25 "easy" throws from 30 feet while standing on flat ground. Marlins officials said the outing "went well" and that Fernandez said he "felt great."

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  13. ALDS previews: Just like old times for Royals, OriolesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Star-Telegram.com

    The American League Divisional playoffs will have a slight retro feel. Sure, the Los Angeles Angels and Detroit Tigers have been frequent postseason participants in the last decade.

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  14. Giants keep 10 pitchers for wild card gameRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KAVU

    The San Francisco Giants will have 10 pitchers available for Wednesday's National League wild card game against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Jake Peavy and Yusmeiro Petit, members of the regular starting rotation, will be available for manager Bruce Bochy, while the remainder of the bullpen will feature lefties Jeremy Affeldt and Javier Lopez along with right-handers Tim Lincecum, Sergio Romo, Jean Machi, Hunter Strickland and closer Santiago Casilla.

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  15. Jeter Launches The Players' TribuneRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Double G Sports

    With his baseball career now behind him, former New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter wasted no time in announcing the launch of his new website, The Players' Tribune, on Wednesday. Jeter, who is the site's founding publisher, describes the site as "a new media platform that will present the unfiltered voices of professional athletes, bringing fans closer to the games they love than ever before."

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  16. Former Blue Jay Eric Thames makes his own opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    In 114 games, he batted .341, hit 34 home runs, drove in 113, and posted a 1.09 OBP, 159 points better than Jose Bautista. The only problem is, the majority of the baseball world probably had no idea Thames was capable of numbers like this.

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  17. A preseason AFL Prospects to Watch TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MLB.com

    Up on MLBPipeline.com now are Jiim Callis' and my take on which player and pitcher we're most excited to see perform in the Arizona Fall League this year. I chose Tim Anderson and C.J. Edwards .

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  18. Barbecue on the basepaths - Beane's team run in Kansas CityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    Jonny Gomes #15 and Sam Fuld #23 of the Oakland Athletics collide on a triple hit by Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals in the 12th inning during the American League Wild Card game at Kauffman Stadium on September 30, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

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  19. MLB Playoff Bracket 2014: Postseason Schedule, Viewing Information and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BleacherReport

    After watching the Kansas City Royals hold off the Oakland Athletics in the first game of the 2014 MLB Playoffs, even casual baseball fans have caught the postseason bug once again. With the playoff bracket taking form and the schedule finalized, the excitement level surrounding the American and National League divisional series and the potential Here is the playoff bracket, the full postseason schedule with vital viewing information and a preview of the team with the best chance to win it all.

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  20. NL Wild Card Game 2014: Vital Viewing Information for Giants vs. PiratesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BleacherReport

    After watching Kansas City and Oakland take each other to the limit, baseball fans will be treated to the 2014 National League Wild Card Game between the San Francisco Giants and the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night. This one-game series will feature two of the most talented teams in the NL going to battle for the right to advance to the against the Washington Nationals.

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