1. Jose Altuve 9th Player to Hit 3 HR in Playoff Game vs. Red Sox in 2017 ALDS

    Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve hit three solo home runs in Thursday's Game 1 of the ALDS against the Boston Red Sox , becoming the ninth player in MLB history to hit at least three home runs in a postseason game...

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  2. Eduardo Nunez Suffers Knee Injury vs. Astros

    Boston Red Sox designated hitter Eduardo Nunez was forced to leave Thursday's playoff game against the Houston Astros in the first inning after suffering an apparent knee injury...

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  3. MLB Playoff Schedule 2017: Updated AL, NL Predictions Before Thursday's ALDS

    The Boston Red Sox made a huge trade with the Chicago White Sox in the offseason to bring left-handed ace Chris Sale into the fold...

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  4. Report: Diamondbacks Under Investigation for Coach's Electronic Watch vs Rockies

    The Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Colorado Rockies 11-8 in Wednesday's National League Wild Card Game, but they reportedly have a Major League Baseball investigation on their hands as they prepare for the division series...

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  5. Stephen Strasburg to Start vs. Cubs as Max Scherzer Recovers from Injury

    Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker announced Stephen Strasburg as his Game 1 starter for their National League Division Series matchup with the Chicago Cubs on Thursday...

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  6. Yankees Promote LeBron James' Fandom Before ALDS Showdown with Indians

    LeBron James grew up in Ohio. He plays for the Cleveland Cavaliers. He is also a New York Yankees fan...

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  7. Brian Snitker's Braves Contract Option Exercised, Will Be 3rd Season with Team

    The Atlanta Braves announced Thursday they will exercise the 2018 contract option for manager Brian Snitker and bring him back for a third season...

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  8. Diamondbacks Are First Team to Hit 4 Triples in a Postseason Game Since 1903

    Fact: The Diamondbacks are the first team to hit 4 triples in a postseason game since the 1903 Red Sox. (Note: Prior to 1908, the team now known​ as the Boston Red Sox was known as the Boston Americans...

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  9. Giants Manager Bruce Bochy to Undergo 3rd Heart Procedure in 3 Years

    San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy will reportedly undergo his third heart procedure in the last three years. On Thursday, ESPN...

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  10. NLDS Schedule 2017: TV Coverage, Early Odds and Series Predictions

    It's going to be hard to top the first playoff game involving National League teams, but with four quality teams competing in the National League Divisional Series, there will be plenty of excitement...

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  11. ALDS Schedule 2017: TV Times, Live Stream for Thursday's Game 1 Matchups

    This year's American League Division Series features four stacked squads with legitimate title aspirations...

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  12. Red Sox Players Take a Pie to Face to Raise Awareness for Gastroparesis

    Meet Andrew Belliveau , the 20 year-old MLB fan who created a spinoff of the ice bucket challenge. Belliveau has received some support from his favorite team, the Boston Red Sox ...

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  13. Will Chris Sale and Red Sox's Dominant Pitching Shut Down the Best Bats in MLB?

    Chris Sale has been lights-out all season. Can he lead the Red Sox to a victory over the power-hitting Astros? Watch above as the stats tell the story...

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  14. MLB Playoffs 2017: Breaking Down the Updated World Series Bracket

    If the two wild-card games are any indication of the drama the 2017 Major League Baseball playoffs will have, we're set for one wild ride over the next month...

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  15. World Series 2017 Odds: Breaking Down the Chances of All 8 Remaining Teams

    There might be no greater fool's errand than trying to predict the MLB postseason. But that has never stopped us before...

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  16. Once Ignored by MLB, 5'6" Superstar Jose Altuve May Now Be Its MVP

    HOUSTON — Like gravity and Tex-Mex, Jose Altuve is a force of nature who tugs people in his direction. Old Houston Astros have felt this phenomenon for years. New Houston Astros, like Justin Verlander, feel it immediately upon arrival...

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  17. MLB Playoff Schedule 2017: TV, Live Stream and Bracket Predictions for Thursday

    The American League pennant appears to an open race, as the remaining four teams have the pieces to make a deep run in the 2017 MLB playoffs...

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  18. Smart but Heartless Moves MLB Teams Should Make This Offseason

    As Liz Lemon once read on a tea bag, "Sometimes the right thing and the hard thing are the same thing." Netflix's removing 30 Rock was a heartless move, but perhaps it was necessary ...

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  19. MLB Position Power Rankings: B/R's Final Top 20 Catchers of 2017

    After starting with the top first basemen , Bleacher Report's final position power rankings for the 2017 MLB season continues with catchers. The cast of characters behind the dish wasn't as star-studded as the one at the not-so-hot corner...

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  20. Postseason Showing Even Top Aces Won't Stop MLB's 'Year of the Home Run'

    The home run is back. That was true after Game 162, and it's no less true after the American League and National League Wild Card Games...

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  21. Diamondbacks Beat Rockies in Dramatic NL Wild Card Game Behind 4 Triples

    It started with a bang, and there were plenty of whimpers along the way. But the Arizona Diamondbacks outlasted the Colorado Rockies by cranking out four triples and a pair of home ...

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  22. Derek Jeter May Keep 4 Front Office Members He Reportedly Wanted to Fire

    Just weeks after apparently deciding to fire four esteemed consultants with the Miami Marlins , Derek Jeter has reportedly changed his mind...

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  23. New York Yankees Bullpen Ties Postseason Record for Strikeouts in 9-Inning Game

    The New York Yankees closed out the Minnesota Twins ' 2017 campaign with an 8-4 victory Tuesday evening in the AL Wild Card Game despite a short start from Luis Severino...

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  24. MLB Playoffs 2017: Latest Bracket, Format Details and World Series Predictions

    The New York Yankees had little trouble overcoming a rough top of the first inning against the Minnesota Twins, and the Bombers emerged from the American League Wild Card Game with an 8-4 triumph Tuesday night...

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  25. MLB Playoff Schedule 2017: TV Times, Live Stream for NL Wild Card, ALDS Games

    The New York Yankees survived to advance to the American League Divisional Series, and now it is the National League's turn for the spotlight. The Colorado Rockies will visit the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday for the NL Wild Card...

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