The Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals are both in the ALCS, with unlikely sweeps in their respective ALDS matchups.
The Kansas City Royals and Oakland Athletics are both small-market teams with big MLB Playoff aspirations.
After the Rangers gave them fits over the last two weeks, the A’s finally clinched their third consecutive postseason berth with a 4-0 victory Sunday in their regular-season finale.
Adrian Beltre hit a walk-off home run for the Rangers in the ninth inning, and Oakland’s magic number for clinching the postseason remained at two after a 2-1 loss.
Sean Doolittle allowed a three-run homer to J.P. Arencibia during a six-run ninth inning, and the Oakland Athletics lost 6-1 to the last-place Texas Rangers on Wednesday night.
Jake Smolinski hit his first career homer, and the Rangers took advantage of sloppy play from Oakland to beat the A’s 6-3 for their first four-game win streak since April.
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After one of the craziest MLB trade deadlines ever, let’s take a look at who made the best moves of the day.
By Jordan Tracy The trade deadline has come and gone. All that is left is possibly waiver wire trades that could include someone like Cliff Lee being dealt but major moves have been made before […]
A rough month didn’t get any better for Texas on Sunday night, even though the game-time temperature of 100 degrees would have seemed to be in their favor against Oakland.
Jerome Williams became the record 31st pitcher for Texas this season, Neftali Feliz was back in a familiar finishing role and the Rangers finally got a home victory in July.
Yoenis Cespedes became the first repeat winner of the All-Star skills contest in 15 years, powering his way past Cincinnati’s Todd Frazier 9-1 in the final round on Monday night.