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Mickey Mantle card worth $10 million on display

/ Jul 17, 2018

Mickey Mantle card worth $10 million on display

The "Holy Grail" of baseball cards, a pristine 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle valued at several million dollars, was delivered to the History Colorado Center on Monday via armored truck for a 72-hour public display. "I want the community to enjoy looking at the card," said ...

Hometown hero Harper wins Home Run Derby

/ Jul 17, 2018

Hometown hero Harper wins Home Run Derby

The ball cleared the center-field wall, and the sellout crowd roared. Bryce Harper threw his bat in the air, thrust both index fingers skyward and yelled with delight as a shower of streamers rained upon the crowd of 43,698. It could have been a scene ...

Cardinals fire manager Mike Matheny with club near .500

/ Jul 15, 2018

Cardinals fire manager Mike Matheny with club near .500

The St. Louis Cardinals aren't accustomed to stretches of mediocrity, and certainly not to reports of clubhouse unrest. The prospect of a third straight year without a postseason berth has spelled the end for manager Mike Matheny. Matheny was stunningly fired Saturday night following an 8-2 ...

Xander Bogaerts lifts Red Sox with walk-off grand slam

/ Jul 15, 2018

Xander Bogaerts lifts Red Sox with walk-off grand slam

Xander Bogaerts relaxed to the beat of his favorite walk-up song. Three pitches later, he was stunned by excitement rounding the bases. Bogaerts hit a game-ending grand slam with one out in 10th inning, and J.D. Martinez hit his major league-leading 29th homer to carry ...

Boston's win streak ends at 10

/ Jul 14, 2018

Boston's win streak ends at 10

The streak had to end some time. Rick Porcello just didn't want it to be his fault. Justin Smoak homered and Kevin Pillar hit a two-run double as the Toronto Blue Jays chased the Boston right-hander in a five-run third inning on Friday night, beating the ...