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The MLB Playoffs are just around the corner and the race for playoff spots is still very much alive for some teams. Here’s a look at what spots are open for the taking and who has the best chances of getting in to the big dance. 1,191 more words
HOUSTON (AP) — When the Houston Astros traded for Justin Verlander less than three weeks ago, they envisioned days like this.
Verlander struck out 10 over seven innings in his first home start for Houston, Derek Fisher and Marwin Gonzalez homered in a big fifth inning and the Astros clinched the American League West with a 7-1 win over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday. 824 more words
JA Happ was solid once again for the Jays pitching 6.1 innings, striking out 5, allowing 3 earned runs. He is 3-0 over his last 4 starts, now 9-10 for the season. 269 more words