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Wild Card Race Coming Down to the Wire

Sep 16, 2016; San Francisco, CA, USA; San Francisco Giants first baseman Brandon Belt (9) slides in safely as St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina (4) applies a tag on a contested play in which was ruled in favor of the Giants in the third inning at AT&T Park. Mandatory Credit: John Hefti-USA TODAY Sports

As we approach the end of the 162-game regular season in the MLB, the Wild Card race continues to heat up. After rookie pitcher Alex Reyes and the St. Louis Cardinals shut out the San Francisco Giants 3-0 Sunday night, the Cardinals pulled themselves within one game of the second spot for …

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MLB Hunt for October

Aug 8, 2015; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant (17) hits a home run during the first inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Wrigley Field. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports

With under 30 games to play in the 2016 Major League Baseball season, three divisions are separated by five games or less, and both wild card spots are crapshoots with six AL teams within five games vying for that second spot, and four NL teams within four games. Let’s get …

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Marlins Continue to Play Well

Sep 13, 2015; Miami, FL, USA; Miami Marlins starting pitcher Jose Urena (62) throws against the Washington Nationals during the fifth inning at Marlins Park. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

The Miami Marlins moved up one spot to #12 in the ESPN power rankings for week 16. Their current record is 53-45 after losing a three day series with the Mets yesterday(1-2), leaving them one of several teams still battling for the two wild-card spots. The Marlins started with Jose Urena, …

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