Wild Card

ittsburgh Pirates catcher Elias Diaz (32) and shortstop Kevin Newman (middle) and right fielder Melky Cabrera
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Colin Dunlap
June 24, 2019 - 4:38 pm
The next 13 games will decide the Pirates’ season and, maybe more to the point, what this club will ultimately do at the trade deadline.
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January 07, 2019 - 9:45 am
Maybe it was the absence of all those high-powered offenses on byes.
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Chicago Bears head coach Matt Nagy
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January 06, 2019 - 12:47 pm
Chicago is in the playoffs for the first time since the 2010 team won the division, making a huge jump in Nagy's first season after four straight last-place finishes.
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Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers
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January 06, 2019 - 12:18 pm
It's been six years since the Ravens hosted a playoff game, so forgive Pro Bowl guard Marshal Yanda for forgetting protocol regarding the distribution of tickets.
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Dallas Cowboys Dallas Leighton Vander Esch (55) and Jaylon Smith (54) celebrate a defensive play against the Seattle Seahawks
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January 06, 2019 - 9:56 am
The young Dallas defense stuffed the NFL's No. 1 rushing offense in a wild-card win over the Seattle Seahawks.
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Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck
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January 05, 2019 - 8:54 pm
Luck put on a show in his hometown, throwing for 191 yards and two touchdowns before halftime to help the Colts (11-6) build a 21-0 lead.
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Indianapolis Colts' Nyheim Hines (21) makes a touchdown reception against Houston Texans' Tyrann Mathieu
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January 05, 2019 - 1:22 pm
Some juicy rematches highlight wild-card weekend, in which, well, just about any of the eight teams advancing wouldn't be a surprise.
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(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
October 04, 2018 - 11:20 am
Fans have been waiting for another one of these rumbles: baseball's most-bitter rivals set to tangle again, this time as 100-win heavyweights in the playoffs.
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October 03, 2018 - 4:36 pm
Luis Severino gets a wild-card do-over when he starts for the Yankees against Oakland in a winner-take-all matchup.
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(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
October 03, 2018 - 10:00 am
Tony Wolters waited and waited as the NL wild-card game went deep into Tuesday night. He stretched a couple of times and tried to figure out when he might get a chance to play.
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