MLB Look Ahead

Phillies look to bolster wild-card hopes vs. Red Sox

Phillies look to bolster wild-card hopes vs. Red Sox

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September 13 While the Boston Red Sox have bottomed out in the American League wild-card chase, the Philadelphia Phillies are still alive and well in the National League playoff hunt. FULL STORY

Mets' next test: Face NL-best Dodgers

Mets' next test: Face NL-best Dodgers

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September 13 The New York Mets proved they were still playoff contenders this week by sweeping a four-game series from the Arizona Diamondbacks. Beginning Friday, the Mets have to prove it all over again, this time against the best team in the National League. FULL STORY

Wild-card-leading A's set sights on Rangers

Wild-card-leading A's set sights on Rangers

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September 13 With three teams chasing the two American League wild-card spots, the new leader, the Oakland Athletics, will try to stay on top when they open a three-game series against the Texas Rangers on Friday night in Arlington, Texas. FULL STORY

Verlander, Astros attempt to cool surging A's

Verlander, Astros attempt to cool surging A's

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September 12 The Oakland Athletics have already established a handful of youngsters as future cornerstones of their franchise, with the emergence of catcher Sean Murphy the latest noteworthy development. FULL STORY

Twins hope Gibson's return adds spark against Nats

Twins hope Gibson's return adds spark against Nats

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September 12 Kyle Gibson returns from a stint on the injured list to try for his 14th win on Thursday night when the Minnesota Twins face the Washington Nationals in the rubber game of a three-game interleague series in Minneapolis. FULL STORY

Oddsmakers: No Yelich, no playoffs for Brewers

Oddsmakers: No Yelich, no playoffs for Brewers

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September 11 Christian Yelich shattered his kneecap and the Milwaukee Brewers' playoff chances fell to pieces on Tuesday night. FULL STORY

Cardinals look to Hudson again as they face Rockies

Cardinals look to Hudson again as they face Rockies

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September 11 The St. Louis Cardinals have taken control of the National League Central in the second half of the season, and one of the reasons is the right arm of Dakota Hudson. FULL STORY

Astros, A's square off after exchanging blowouts

Astros, A's square off after exchanging blowouts

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September 11 With left-hander Wade Miley producing his second consecutive abbreviated start Tuesday, the Houston Astros are in a bit of a scramble entering the third game of their four-game set against the Oakland A's. FULL STORY

Astros' bats reaching historic levels down stretch

Astros' bats reaching historic levels down stretch

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September 10 For the Houston Astros, home is where the wins are. FULL STORY

No panic in Twins as Nats come to town

No panic in Twins as Nats come to town

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September 09 Despite losing two out of three games at home over the weekend to the Cleveland Indians, the American League Central Division-leading Minnesota Twins aren't pushing the panic button heading into a challenging week that begins with a three-game home series with the Washington Nationals on Tuesday night. FULL STORY