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Yelich falls short of Triple Crown bid in final game

The wait for the National League’s first Triple Crown winner since 1937 will be extended at least another season. Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Christian Yelich finished just short of becoming the first NL winner since Joe Medwick despite going 3-for-4 with an RBI during the final game of the … MLB | theScore

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Game 163 gives Yelich last shot at Triple Crown

MILWAUKEE — Christian Yelich will get one more chance to make history. Yelich went hitless with a pair of walks and two runs scored in Sunday’s 11-0 win over the Tigers, but he will have regular-season <span class="token token-hyperLink" id="token-98F… MLB News Index

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Brewers' Yelich still has shot at Triple Crown with Game 163 looming

After the conclusion of Game 162 around the MLB, Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Christian Yelich still has an outside shot of becoming the National League’s first Triple Crown winner since Joe Medwick in 1937. He’ll have his work cut out for him if he’s to accomplish the feat during Monday’s N… MLB | theScore

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Yelich continues Triple Crown push with 35th HR

MILWAUKEE — Besides the fact that Christian Yelich is turning the National League Most Valuable Player Award debate into not much of a debate, he’s now chasing a Triple Crown, too. Yelich stayed scorching hot by hitting a two-run home run against the Tigers on Saturday, giving him 35 home runs and 108 RBIs to go with a NL-leading batting ...

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J.D. could be latest 'Bizarro Triple Crown' winner

J.D. Martinez has performed probably better than anyone could have expected in his first season in the tough Boston market, putting up the kind of numbers worthy of a Triple Crown. But Martinez is seeing firsthand that capturing the Triple Crown (in which a player leads his league in batting average, home runs and RBI) is easier said than done. ...

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Freese hurts former team with 2-run triple

ST. LOUIS — Former Cardinal and St. Louisan David Freese had a 14-pitch at-bat that included nine foul balls in the first inning of the Dodgers’ opener at Busch Stadium on Thursday night. On the 14th pitch from left-hander Austin Gomber, Freese ripped a two-run triple past third that scored <span class="token token-playerCard" id="token-3… MLB News Index

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Formula One: Young drivers pose a triple headache for Mercedes boss

LONDON: Formula One world champions Mercedes may have to rethink their junior programme if young drivers like Frenchman Esteban Ocon are unable to find a race seat, according to team boss Toto Wolff. The sport’s annual game of driver musical chairs is in full swing but Mercedes have a problem, with three of their highly-rated proteges still looking for a ...

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J.D.'s case for 1st MLB Triple Crown since '56

In this final month of the regular season, J.D. Martinez has a shot to make history. The Red Sox slugger entered September in the top two in the Major Leagues in batting average, home runs and RBIs, putting him in position to challenge for an MLB Triple Crown. The last player to lead the Majors in all three categories in ...

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