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3 keys for Dodgers to gain NLCS edge in LA

LOS ANGELES — After tying up the National League Championship Series with a dramatic Game 2 comeback win in Milwaukee, the Dodgers look to take control with the next three games at Dodger Stadium, where they went 45-37 during the regular season and won both NL Division Series games against Atlanta. Rookie right-hander … MLB News Index

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Who has edge? ALCS position by position

The most fascinating part about the American League Championship Series between the Red Sox and Astros isn’t that they won 100-plus games, or that they faced off in the AL Division Series last season, when Houston won 3-1 on its way to its first World Series title. It’s that the Red Sox won 108 games, the best in team history, ...

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Canada and Jamaica edge closer to qualification as Costa Rica exit

Jamaica and Canada keep France 2019 dreams alive 2015 participants Costa Rica eliminated as final-four determined Three automatic tickets to France available in CONCACAF region Jamaica and Canada are just 90 minutes away from a spot at the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™ after shoring up a spot in the CONCACAF Women’s Championship semi-finals with wins over Cuba and ...

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Who has the edge? NLCS position by position

The Dodgers are the six-time defending National League West champions, while the Brewers needed a tiebreaker to win just their fourth division title in nearly five decades of existence. None of that really matters when it comes to who will win the upcoming NL Championship Series, but it does go to show you just how differently the recent history of ...

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Browns edge Ravens in OT on knuckleball FG

CLEVELAND (AP) Rookie Greg Joseph’s 37-yard field goal – a knuckleball that barely cleared the crossbar – with two seconds left in overtime gave the Cleveland Browns a 12-9 win over the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday. After rookie quarterback Baker Mayfield drove the Browns (2-2-1) into position, Joseph, who was signed after Week 2 following Zane Gonzalez’s release, lined his ...

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Who has edge? Astros-Tribe position by position

The winner of the American League Division Series between the Astros and Indians that starts Friday afternoon in Houston won’t directly go to the World Series, of course. • ALDS Game 1 presented by T-Mobile: Fri., 2:05 p.m. ET/1:05 p.m. CT on TBS But the nagging feeling here is that whoever escapes this day-game-laden struggle between two legitimately well-built ballclubs ...

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Who has edge? ATL-LAD position by position

After the Dodgers defeated the Braves in the 2013 National League Division Series, the franchises traveled divergent paths. • NLDS presented by Doosan, Game 1: Tonight, 8:37 p.m. ET/5:37 PT on MLB Network :: NLDS schedule and results :: For Los Angeles, that year brought the first of wha… MLB News Index

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Judge's laser HR gives Yanks early WC edge

NEW YORK — Aaron Judge gave the Yankee Stadium crowd — already raucous at first pitch — reason to erupt in the first inning of Wednesday night’s American League Wild Card Game against the A’s, roping a no-doubt two-run homer to left field before right-hander Liam Hendriks recorded Oakland’s first out. The homer was hit out at 116…. MLB News ...

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Who has edge? A's-Yanks position by position

The Yankees had the third-most wins in baseball. The A’s had the most after the All-Star break. They’re two incredibly different teams, one almost disappointed to be here after entering the year with hopes of a division title, the other shocking the baseball world by coming out of nowhere — and overcoming a near-endless run of pitching injuries — to ...

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Who has the edge? Rox-Cubs position by position

You may have overlooked the Rockies this season. No big deal there. Plenty of us did even after watching them make a nice playoff run in 2017 and go on an offseason bullpen spending spree. On July 1, there was zero reason to believe in the Rockies, who were 41-43 and in fourth place in the National League West. You ...

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