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'Good night, Mr. Young': A's closer Blake Treinen on Cy-worthy run

Since departing D.C. and heading west, the righty has turned his career around -- and helped Oakland become baseball's biggest surprise.

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A's celebrate clinching Wild Card with champagne

The Oakland Athletics celebrate their first postseason berth since 2014 on the field and in the locker room.


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October Looms

Starters who could make a difference in the bullpen in October

Don't be surprised if you see pitchers like Clayton Kershaw jogging in from the pen more than ever this fall.

What's still at stake the final week of the regular season

With seven days left to play, only one National League team has clinched a playoff spot.



With Didi's health up in the air, heat is on Yankees' super rookies

Miguel Andujar and Gleyber Torres have helped carry the banged-up Bombers at times. In October, they could anchor the left side of the infield.

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Jeter walks off in final game at Yankee Stadium

On September 25, 2014, Derek Jeter smacks a walk-off single and receives a rousing ovation in his final game at Yankee Stadium.


Bryce keeps it 100


Harper notches 100th RBI of season


Harper finally hits 100 RBIs for first time in career

A sacrifice fly to left gave the Washington Nationals slugger the first 100-RBI season of his seven-year career.



Schwarber could be Cubs' October X factor

Kyle Schwarber already has shown that he's comfortable on the biggest stage, so why should this postseason be any different?

Cubs counting on Javier Baez to keep them covered at shortstop

Add this to the roaming infielder's MVP campaign -- he's the Cubs' instant answer to their unexpected need for an everyday shortstop.

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