1. Texas Rangers: Don't Be Surprised at Mike Napoli's World Series Breakout

    Mike Napoli has been the star of the World Series through five games. He's slugging .846 with two home runs and nine RBI, good for an OPS of 1.235. No one would have predicted this prime-time offensive onslaught a year ago...

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  2. The 10 Greatest Receptions in NFL History

    NFL history is full of great moments. Perhaps no other sports league produces nail-biting, edge-of-your-seat action with such regularity. The greatest moments in NFL history occurred on a variety of play types, many of them receptions...

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  3. NASCAR Sprint Cup: Predicting the Winners of Each Remaining Chase Race

    The 2011 Chase has been full of surprises. We've seen the points lead change hands multiple times, the five-time defending champion drop out of the title picture, and multiple drivers score their first victories of the season...

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  4. NASCAR Sprint Cup: After Charlotte, Championship Now a 4-Man Race

    Jimmie haters, rejoice: The No. 48 will not be winning a sixth consecutive championship. After wrecking at Charlotte Motor Speedway with 17 laps to go, Jimmie Johnson fell to eighth in the standings and 35 points behind leader Carl Edwards ...

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  5. Dan Wheldon Crash: What Can NASCAR Do to Avoid These Kinds of Crashes?

    Dan Wheldon's death in a fiery, 15-car crash in the IndyCar season finale at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway sent massive shock waves throughout the motorsports world...

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  6. Brewers vs. Cardinals: NL Pennant Milwaukee's to Lose After Game 4 Win

    Thanks to a gutsy effort by Randy Wolf, the Milwaukee Brewers are back in the thick of things and have tied the NLCS at two games apiece. Wolf gave the Brewers their first quality start of the NLCS...

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  7. NASCAR Sprint Cup: Is Jimmie Johnson the Best Driver Ever?

    Jimmie Johnson is undoubtedly one of the greatest drivers in NASCAR history. With his win at Kansas on Sunday, Johnson tied Rusty Wallace for eighth on the all-time wins list with 55...

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  8. NASCAR Sprint Cup: Cool and Confident, Jimmie Johnson Chats About Chase

    Jimmie Johnson put on a clinic at Kansas Speedway on Sunday, leading 197 of 272 laps and blowing away the competition en route to his second victory of 2011...

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  9. Milwaukee Brewers: 5 Things That MUST Improve After Game 2 Loss

    The Milwaukee Brewers appear to be in trouble after suffering a blowout loss to the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 2 of the NLCS...

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  10. NASCAR Sprint Cup: 5 Drivers in the Championship Hunt

    We're four races into the Chase for the Sprint Cup, and I think it's safe to say the championship field has been whittled down to five drivers...

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  11. Milwaukee Brewers: Game 5 Win Implications for the NLCS

    The Milwaukee Brewers continued their winning ways at Miller Park with a thrilling Game 5 victory, eliminating the Arizona Diamondbacks from the playoffs. But the fashion in which the Brewers moved on to the NLCS was anything but the norm...

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  12. Milwaukee Brewers: 5 Players That Must Perform for the Crew to Win Game 5

    The Milwaukee Brewers took a 2-0 series lead into Arizona and are now heading back to Milwaukee in a must-win scenario...

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  13. NASCAR Sprint Cup: Can Carl Edwards Handle the Pressures of the Chase?

    Carl Edwards is one of the hottest drivers in NASCAR at the moment. He's tied with Kevin Harvick for the championship lead, with seven races remaining in the season, and is the ...

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  14. Tony Stewart: What Another NASCAR Sprint Cup Title Would Mean to His Legacy

    Tony Stewart is one of NASCAR's living legends, a well-liked driver with two Cup championships and 41 race victories to his name...

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  15. Milwaukee Brewers: 6 Reasons The Crew Will Win Game 3 and Sweep the Diamondbacks

    The Brewers have the Diamondbacks on the ropes as the NLDS heads to Arizona. Yovani Gallardo dominated the Snakeheads in a 4-1 Game 1 victory, while Arizona imploded in a five-run Brewers sixth in Game 2 as the Brewers won 9-5...

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  16. NASCAR: Chase Picture Cloudier Than Ever After Points Shakeup at Dover

    Kurt Busch and Jimmie Johnson moved into the Top 5 in points following strong runs in the third Chase race, but the overall points picture is as unclear as ever after Sunday's event at Dover International Speedway...

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  17. Brewers vs. Phillies: Could Ryan Braun and Prince Slug Past Philly in NLCS?

    The Brewers led the National League in home runs during the regular season with 185. Prince Fielder and Ryan Braun led the way with 38 and 33, respectively...

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  18. NLDS Preview: 10 Reasons the Milwaukee Brewers Can Win the World Series

    For just the second time in my lifetime, the Milwaukee Brewers are in the postseason. Three years ago, the Brewers' lack of experience cost them in a first-round loss to the Phillies , the eventual world champions...

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  19. NASCAR: Denny Hamlin Giving Up on 2011 Season, Shifting Focus to 2012?

    Denny Hamlin entered the 2011 season as one of the favorites to win the Sprint Cup title on the heels of a runner-up 2010 campaign in which he won a series-high eight races...

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  20. NASCAR Sprint Cup Chase Power Rankings: Top 12 Drivers After New Hampshire

    Tony Stewart won the Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway for his second consecutive win in the Chase for the Championship. Smoke stretched his fuel to earn the victory while Clint Bowyer ran out in the closing laps at the Magic Mile...

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  21. Jimmie Johnson: 6 Things He Must Do to Win His Sixth Straight NASCAR Sprint Cup

    Jimmie Johnson has been on a remarkable run over the past five seasons, winning an unprecedented five consecutive NASCAR Cup championships. Before his record-breaking streak, only Cale Yarborough had won even three consecutive championships...

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  22. NASCAR: Mark Martin Back to the Roush Fenway No. 6? Here's Why It Makes Sense

    Could Mark Martin be mulling a move back to Roush Fenway Racing, where he spent so many successful—but championship-less—seasons in the No. 6 Ford? Many NASCAR purists were dismayed when Martin went to DEI, a Chevy team, in 2007...

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  23. NASCAR: Kyle Busch Must Take Care of These 5 Things to Win the Chase

    Kyle Busch is the points leader heading into the Chase, but will he be able to turn that advantage into his first career Sprint Cup championship? On Tuesday afternoon I had the opportunity to participate in a teleconference with Kyle Busch...

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  24. NASCAR Sprint Cup Power Rankings: Top 15 Drivers Coming out of Richmond

    Ladies and gentlemen, meet the 2011 field for the Sprint Cup Chase for the Championship. Despite the wreckfest otherwise known as the Wonderful Pistachios 400 at Richmond International ...

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  25. NASCAR Revenge Fail: Watch Jimmie Johnson's Lame Takeout Attempt of Kurt Busch

    In a wreck-filled race at the Richmond short track on Saturday night, the biggest drama of the night came from Jimmie Johnson and Kurt Busch. The two drivers have a history of on-track altercations...

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