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Astros’ Deadline Acquisition of Zack Greinke Shifts Power in American League

Leading up to the 4 p.m. deadline, it didn’t appear there were going to be any signature moves that could change the outlook of both leagues. However, that changed within a flash. Right before the deadline hit, the Houston Astros made a deal to bring in Arizona Diamondbacks ace Zack …

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Yankees, Astros Lead the American League Pennant Chase

An American League club has won the World Series four out of the past six seasons. History may repeat itself again this year. The top of the AL is stacked with teams ready to win right now. As we approach the second half of the season, the race for the …

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ALCS: Red Sox One Win Away from Clinching Pennant

The Boston Red Sox took a commanding 3-1 series lead in the American League Championship Series on Wednesday night, beating the Houston Astros 8-6. Game 5 is tonight, with first pitch set for 8:09 p.m. Controversial Call There was early controversy in Game 4. What would’ve been a 2-run, game-tying …

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Red Sox Go Up 2-1 in Series after Game 3 Win in Houston

The Boston Red Sox defeated the Houston Astros by a score of 8-2 to reclaim home-field advantage in the ALCS. Closer Than it Seems An 8-2 score in an MLB postseason game would lead some to believe the game was a blowout. However, this match-up was closer than the score …

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American League Championship Series Tied heading into Game 3

With the series tied 1-1, Game 3 of the American League Championship Series continues tonight in Houston.  The defending champs took Game 1 of the series with a 7-2 victory over the Red Sox. In Game 1 the Red Sox pitching staff struggled, walking nine and hitting three batters. In Game 2 …

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ALCS Preview: Astros remain favorites despite Red Sox’s home-field advantage

Arguably the two best teams in baseball are now going to clash in the American League Championship Series. When the Boston Red Sox (108-54) and Houston Astros (103-59) meet in the ALCS, two heavyweight teams will play for the chance to represent the AL in the World Series. The Red …

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Boston Red Sox are ready for the ALCS

After being eliminated in the Division Series for the past two seasons, the Boston Red Sox are back in the ALCS. They did it by taking down the New York Yankees no less, in a series that ended 3-1 for the Red Sox. Boston now takes on the reigning champions, …

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