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Brian Tinsman
October 24, 2019 - 1:36 am
The Washington Nationals, who couldn’t win to start the regular season, are careening through the postseason, seemingly unable to lose. Wednesday night marked the team’s eighth straight win, a streak that started in the NLDS, carried through an NLCS sweep, and has given the Nats a 2-0 lead in the...
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Alex Greenberg
October 23, 2019 - 6:02 pm
Gerrit Cole completely dominated the Yankees in Game 3 of the ALCS. The series was tied 1-1 when Cole went seven scoreless innings at Yankee Stadium in a game that was crucial in the context of the Astros securing passage to the World Series. He wasn’t nearly as effective Tuesday night against the...
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Andrew Limberg
October 23, 2019 - 2:37 pm
According to Fan Pirates Insider Jason Mackey of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the Bucs new president will be former Penguins chief operating officer Travis Williams.
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Andrew Limberg
October 23, 2019 - 11:17 am
The Pirates announced Wednesday that team president Frank Coonelly is leaving the team.
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Associated Press
October 23, 2019 - 12:25 am
A 20-year-old prodigy with a passion for the big moment, Soto homered onto the train tracks high above the left field wall and hit a two-run double as the Nationals tagged Gerrit Cole and the Houston Astros 5-4 Tuesday night in the World Series opener.
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Houston Astros starting pitcher Justin Verlander talks to the media during a practice day for baseball's World Series Monday, Oct. 21, 2019, in Houston. The Houston Astros face the Washington Nationals in Game 1 on Tuesday.
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Associated Press
October 22, 2019 - 7:32 pm
The starting rotations for the World Series between the Houston Astros and Washington Nationals are filled with former Cy Young winners and first-round draft picks.
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Houston Astros pose after winning Game 6 of baseball's American League Championship Series against the New York Yankees Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019, in Houston. The Astros won 6-4 to win the series 4-2.
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Associated Press
October 22, 2019 - 7:18 pm
After losing 100 games in three straight seasons, the Houston Astros are in position to become the first team to win 100 in four consecutive years.
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Associated Press
October 22, 2019 - 3:34 pm
The assistant general manager of the Houston Astros has issued a statement apologizing for using "inappropriate language" after a report in Sports Illustrated said he repeatedly yelled toward a group of female reporters during the team's celebration after clinching the AL pennant. His remarks...
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Associated Press
October 22, 2019 - 12:42 am
A position-by-position look at the Washington Nationals and Houston Astros going into the World Series, starting Tuesday night at Minute Maid Park:
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Members of the Washington Nationals participate in a baseball workout, Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, in Washington, in advance of the team's appearance in the World Series.
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Associated Press
October 20, 2019 - 1:00 pm
The previous nine champs — nine! — were the teams that had less time off.
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