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  1. Does Anyone Want the American League Wild Card?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Kings of Kauffman

    ... also struggled. The Oakland A's have cratered since the trade deadline, falling from first place in the American League West and the best record in baseball to only having a half game lead over the Royals heading into today. Over the past month, the ...

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  2. 9/21 MLB Power Rankings; Still hot in LARead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BoSox Injection

    Sep 7, 2014; Boston, MA, USA; The Boston Red Sox grounds crew prepare home plate prior to a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Fenway Park. Mandatory Credit: Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports 1. LA Angels The Angels split their last eight games, but clinched the AL West.

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  3. What's next for the 'Pathetics' at the O.co? Only the baseball gods know ...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Let that sink in for a second: a team that has posted just 12 wins in its last 38 games is leading the AL wild-card race, with just eight games left to play in the season. The A's have four more home games-three against the Los Angeles Angels starting tomorrow-and then a four-game series in Texas to end the season.

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  4. Jerome Williams Beats A's For 3rd Time With 3rd TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBS Local

    Their baffling, extended hitting slump could cost them a playoff berth if the bats don't turn around in a hurry. Jerome Williams beat the A's for the third time this season with his third different team, and Oakland missed an opportunity to extend its lead in the AL wild-card race with a 3-0 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday.

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  5. Watch List: Clinching and elimination scenariosRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    One week from Sunday will be the final day of regular-season baseball for 2014. Time flies and all that noise, right? Anywho, let's rundown some of the things we might see on this fine Sunday.

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  6. MLB scores: Indians move up in wild-card race, beating Twins 7-3Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CTV

    Max Scherzer and the Detroit Tigers won their appeal on a wild play, and Joe Nathan escaped a ninth-inning jam to hold off the Kansas City Royals 3-2 Saturday and boost their AL Central lead. The Tigers increased their edge to 2 1/2 games over the Royals.

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  7. Jered Weaver gets plenty of support in 18th win as Angels beat Rangers 8-5Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Jered Weaver has one more start in the way before the real fun begins, and he's been waiting almost five years to get another chance for a World Series ring. In the meantime, Weaver earned his AL-leading 18th victory when the AL West champion Los Angeles Angels beat the Texas Rangers 8-5 on Saturday night.

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  8. Cleveland Indians fans tough enough to handle Brewer-like collapse? Paul Hoynes rant of weekRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    They have not taken this ballclub to their heart despite an improbable run to the wild card last year and a gritty slog to the finish this year. What would they do if they were in Milwaukee or Oakland this year? Aren't you the least bit curious? It gives you the prolonged high of a great run followed by the day-by-day dismantling all the good accomplished in the same run because of a losing streak.

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  9. MLB: Tigers eye division titleRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Detroit Tigers moved two-and-a-half games clear in the American League Central with a second successive win over nearest rivals Kansas City Royals. Having won the series opener 10-1 on Friday, the Tigers had to work harder for Saturday's win, edging home 3-2 with the help of a crucial reversal.

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  10. Pitcher beats A's for third time with third teamRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | USA Today

    Jerome Williams becomes the first pitcher ever to earn three wins against the same team in one season as a member of three different clubs. Jerome Williams beats A's for third time with third team Jerome Williams becomes the first pitcher ever to earn three wins against the same team in one season as a member of three different clubs.

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  11. A's Melvin tips cap to Angels' surge to AL West titleRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | SFGate

    The Angels are what the A's were several weeks ago, the majors' best team. From four games behind the A's on Aug. 10 to five up by the end of the month, the Angels quickly put the American League West out of reach in September.

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    15 hrs ago | Nanaimo Daily News

    Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout, right, congratulates David Freese, center, as Howie Kendrick looks on after Freese hit a three-run home run during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Texas Rangers, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif.

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  13. Lewis, Rangers lose 8-5 to AngelsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Colby Lewis got a win in his first start of the season against the Los Angeles Angels. His last four outings against the AL West champions have not gone so well.

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  14. Weaver helps Angels to 8-5 win over RangersRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Jered Weaver earned his AL-leading 18th victory, Albert Pujols reached the 100-RBI mark with a two-run homer and Mike Trout also hit a two-run shot to lead the Los Angeles Angels to an 8-5 victory over the Texas Rangers on Saturday night. David Freese added a three-run homer in support of Weaver , who was charged with three runs and five hits in seven-plus innings.

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  15. Detroit Tigers win appeal, top Kansas City Royals 3-2 to boost AL Central lead (plus more...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera is congratulated by Detroit Tigers third base coach Dave Clark and Detroit Tigers first base coach Omar Vizquel after defeating the Kansas City Royals in a baseball game Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo.

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  16. Detroit Tigers win appeal, top Kansas City Royals 3-2 to boost AL Central leadRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    Max Scherzer and the Detroit Tigers won their appeal on a wild play, and Joe Nathan escaped a ninth-inning jam to hold off the Kansas City Royals 3-2 Saturday and boost their AL Central lead. The Tigers increased their edge to 2 1/2 games over the Royals.

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  17. AL Wild-Card Race 2014: Breaking Down Every Contender's Postseason ChancesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    It's officially crunch time in the race for the MLB playoffs, and no battle late in the season is more exciting than the wild-card race in the American League. You have everything from a club recently leading the majors who is struggling to organizations vying to make history for their fans with a rare postseason appearance.

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  18. The Times' baseball rankingsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Mike Trout and Mike Scioscia celebrate after the Angels clinched the American League West with a 5-0 victory over Seattle on September 17. Mike Trout and Mike Scioscia celebrate after the Angels clinched the American League West with a 5-0 victory over Seattle on September 17. Last week's ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday's games: 1. ANGELS: Postseason appearances: Six in 15 years under Mike Scioscia, three in 38 years before Scioscia.

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  19. A'spocalypse: Phillies 3, A's 0Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Good Phight

    The horror, and other weird things you might think while watching the Phillies shut down the formerly best team in MLB. The Oakland Athletics, led by Bob Melvin, spent this Saturday afternoon descending into the heart of the Phillies lost season.

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  20. Williams beats A's for third time with third teamRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    Jerome Williams glanced at Philadelphia's schedule and realized he would be facing the Oakland Athletics yet again, with another new team. Williams pitched the Phillies to a 3-0 victory at Oakland on Saturday, adding to his wins against the A's while with Houston and Texas earlier this year.

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