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Turner's homer gives Dodgers two-game lead

/ Oct 16, 2017

Turner's homer gives Dodgers two-game lead

Justin Turner savored every last stride as he followed in Kirk Gibson's famous footsteps at Dodger Stadium. The red-bearded slugger from Southern California knew all about the history attached to this home run trot. On the 29th anniversary of Gibson's celebrated pinch-hit homer that shocked Oakland ...

Uehara left off Cubs' NLCS roster

/ Oct 15, 2017

Uehara left off Cubs' NLCS roster

Right-hander Koji Uehara did not make the cut as the Chicago Cubs on Saturday announced their 25-man roster ahead of the National League Championship Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers starting the same day. Uehara, who is making his way back from back pain that ...

Maeda earns win in relief as Dodgers take NLCS opener

/ Oct 15, 2017

Maeda earns win in relief as Dodgers take NLCS opener

Right-hander Kenta Maeda pitched one scoreless inning of relief as the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Chicago Cubs 5-2 in the National League Championships Series opener on Saturday. Maeda (1-0) took the mound as the Dodgers' third hurler with one out and none on in ...

Lions devour Eagles in Game 1

/ Oct 14, 2017

Lions devour Eagles in Game 1

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The NPB postseason began with the promise of a pitcher's duel, with a pair of aces on the mound on a chilly Saturday afternoon in Saitama Prefecture. Only one was able to hold up his end of the bargain. Seibu Lions star pitcher Yusei Kikuchi threw ...

Tanaka gets no run support as Astros take ALCS opener

/ Oct 14, 2017

Tanaka gets no run support as Astros take ALCS opener

Another solid postseason outing for Masahiro Tanaka, but still another loss in the AL Championship Series for the New York Yankees. New York was stifled again by nemesis Dallas Keuchel, but at least this defeat to the Astros wasn't a one-and-done playoff game like two ...