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  1. Astros clinch 2nd straight AL West title, win 100th Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WPXI

    The Astros clinched another AL West title and reached 100 wins for the second straight season, beating the Toronto Blue Jays 4-1 Tuesday night behind Alex Bregman's two-run homer. Houston improved to 100-57 and was assured of first place hours later when second-place Oakland lost at Seattle.

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  2. Herrmann homer lifts Mariners over A's, gives Astros AL WestRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Porterville Recorder

    ... start since joining the A's on June 25. Jackson has a 3.18 ERA in his 16 starts, the fourth lowest in the American League during that stretch. Mariners: RHP Felix Hernandez (8-13) makes what is likely his last start of the season. Hernandez will ...

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  3. Cleveland chases series win against ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Porterville Recorder

    BOTTOM LINE: Both Cleveland and Chicago are seeking a series win with a victory. The White Sox are 30-41 against the rest of their division.

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  4. Astros win 2nd straight AL West titleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... 4 games in Baltimore. After that, the team will have a few days off before meeting up with Cleveland in the American League Divisional Series.

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  5. It's official, Yankees play Athletics in AL Wild Card Game; Here's Aaron Boone's takeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NJ.com

    ... puzzle fell into place. They've known for a while that the Oakland Athletics will be their opponent in the American League Wild Card Game and it became official at 2:07 a.m. EST Wednesday. The Athletics still were mathematically alive in the AL West ...

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  6. Bauer has solid start for Indians; ChiSox win 5-4Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Trevor Bauer throws against the Chicago White Sox during the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, in Chicago.

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  7. Leading Off: deGrom seeks 1 last quality start; Sale for SoxRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | USA Today

    LEADING OFF: deGrom seeks 1 last quality start; Sale building up stamina for playoff-bound Red Sox; new citizen King Felix on mound LEADING OFF: deGrom seeks 1 last quality start; Sale for Sox LEADING OFF: deGrom seeks 1 last quality start; Sale building up stamina for playoff-bound Red Sox; new citizen King Felix on mound Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2OOQoX1 New York Mets starting pitcher Jacob deGrom delivers a pitch during the seventh inning of the team's baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Washington.

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  8. Kyle Seager's tying single off A's dominant closer set up Mariners extra-innings winRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... Orioles on Wednesday night. Highlights courtesy of Root Sports. Mariners closer Edwin Diaz earned his fourth American League reliever of the month honor this season with his play in August that brought his major-league save total to 51 with a month ...

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  9. A's lose in extras, no longer perfect when leading after 7Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    Oakland Athletics' Matt Olson smiles as he is congratulated in the dugout by teammates after scoring against the Seattle Mariners during the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, in Seattle.

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  10. Chris Herrmann wins game for Mariners, has electrolyte-rich beverages dumped on him in celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Lookout Landing

    It could be when your kid is having yet another outburst, or when your significant other is bringing up that thing from two years ago, or when you wake up an hour late because you forgot to set your alarm. That feeling.

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  11. Ohtani set for Tommy John surgery; Angels top RangersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | TheMonitor.com

    ... were 7-2 when he took the mound, which allowed them to remain within six games of the Houston Astros, the American League West leaders, through the first week of June. Then the list of Angels pitchers sidelined for various ailments continued to ...

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  12. A's rare late stumble widens gap for top WCRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Major League Baseball

    ... good track record up until this point." The loss significantly lessened the A's chances of hosting the American League Wild Card Game; with four to play, they trail the Yankees by for the top spot, which comes with the perk of home-field advantage. ...

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  13. Herrmann homer lifts Marlins over A's, gives Astros AL WestRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Seattle Mariners' Chris Herrmann follows through on a walk-off two-run home run against the Oakland Athletics during the eleventh inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Sept.

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  14. Eduardo Escobar's walk-off HR lifts Arizona over DodgersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    The Diamondbacks' Eduardo Escobar celebrates after hitting a walk-off home run against the Dodgers to pull out a 4-3 victory.

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  15. Angels' Shohei Ohtani to undergo Tommy John surgery next week, but he ...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... within six games of the Houston Astros and Seattle Mariners, who were jockeying for the division lead in the American League West, through the first week of June. Then the list of Angels pitchers sidelined with various ailments continued to grow. ...

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  16. Gallo reaches 40 HRs for second straight seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Major League Baseball

    ... of them in back-to-back years, that's pretty special for me personally." SOUND SMART The Rangers lost to an American League West opponent for the 44th time this season, marking the most defeats for the Rangers against AL West clubs in the ...

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  17. Tokyo Olympics begin search for 80,000 unpaid volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Tokyo Olympic organizers have begun their search for 80,000 unpaid volunteers to staff many of the venues when the Olympics and Paralympics open in just under two years. The closing date for applications will be in December, though Tokyo 2020 organizers say they have not set a specific day.

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  18. Cubs, Pirates announce Tuesday night lineups The Chicago Cubs...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    Chicago Cubs, Pittsburgh Pirates announce Tuesday night lineups The Chicago Cubs continue their series against the Pittsburgh Pirates Tuesday night. Check out this story on northjersey.com: https://njersy.co/2xDAvfv Chicago Cubs pitcher Mike Montgomery throws to the Arizona Diamondbacks in the first inning on Sep. 18, 2018, at Chase Field in Phoenix, Ariz.

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  19. Houston Astros clinch second straight AL West titleRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    ... teams in the game. They average 5.01 runs scored per game. With the Astros clinching the AL West title, the American League postseason field is set. Here's the postseason picture: The Red Sox have already clinched the best record in baseball and the ...

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  20. A's Jump Out to Early Lead, Unable to Close Out MarinersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NBC Bay Area

    ... loss, coupled with the Houston Astros' win against the Blue Jays, eliminated the A's from contention in the American League West. As a result, Oakland will play the New York Yankees in the wild card game on Oct. 3. The winner will advance to play ...

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