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Astros' Altuve: 'I literally love Justin Verlander'

Jose Altuve knows just how much starting pitcher Justin Verlander has meant to the Houston Astros since the team acquired him at the end of August. Undefeated with Hous… MLB | theScore PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO READ THE COMPLETE ARTICLE

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Astros announce Charlie Morton as starter for ALCS Game 7 vs. Yankees

The Astros‘ 7-1 win over the Yankees in Game 6 of the ALCS ensures we’ll have a decisive Game 7 back in Houston on Saturday night. The Yankees have already said veteran lefty CC Sabathia will take the mound, and now… CBSSports.com MLB Headlines PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO READ THE COMPLETE ARTICLE

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Arkansas mailbag: New football coach possibilities and hoops/baseball predictions

Welcome to SEC Country’s weekly Arkansas sports mailbag with reporter Eric W. Bolin. In this edition, we discuss potential next Arkansas football coaches, the very real chances Arkansas still goes bowling and both Razorbacks basketball and baseball projections. Feels like the end Where does the football tea… Baseball News PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO READ THE ...

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Verlander deserving of ALCS MVP even if Yankees win series

The Houston Astros stayed alive after they defeated the New York Yankees in Game 6 of the American League Championship Series on Friday. While the Astros’ struggling offense finally came to life during the 7-1 victory, it was right-hander <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///ml… MLB | theScore PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO READ THE COMPLETE ARTICLE

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Astros go with Morton for decisive Game 7

While Morton will toe the rubber for first pitch, Astros manager A.J. Hinch said it will be all hands on deck for the winner-take-all bout. Those options likely include Lance McCullers Jr., who excelled with six innings of one-run ball in Game 4, though he would be pitching on three days’ rest. “You’re going to see a game played tomorrow ...

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Astros force Game 7 behind dominant Verlander performance

Justin Verlander remained perfect with the Houston Astros, pitching seven shutout innings when they needed him most, and Jose Altuve homered and drove in three runs during a 7-1 victory over the New York Yankees on Friday night that extended the AL Championship Series to a decisive Game 7. Acquired in an Aug. 31 trade, Verlander has won all nine ...

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Parents react after teen shot at Rocky Mount High baseball practice

ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (WNCN) — Rocky Mount police are investigating how a 15-year-old student at the high school was shot. The Nash-Rocky Mount Public School System said the incident happened while the teen was warming up for baseball practice late Thursday afternoon. “It should not happen. Kids should be able to get out there and play ball and not have ...

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