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major league baseball postseason

The Major League Baseball postseason is an elimination tourname...

wikipedia - 08 Oct 2018
The Major League Baseball postseason is an elimination tournament held after the conclusion of the MLB regular season. As of 2012, the playoffs for each league—American and National—consist of a one-game wild-card playoff between two wild card teams, two best-of-five Division Series (LDS) featuring the wild-card winner and the winner of each division, and finally the best-of-seven League Championship Series (LCS). The winners of the American League Championship Series (ALCS) and the National League C
major league baseball postseason

MLB postseason shares, explained

SB Nation - 26 Oct 2018
The MLB postseason can be a slog for players. After beginning spring training in February, then a regular season that extends from April through September, there is an entire extra month of baseball in the works for the two teams that make it to the ...
major league baseball postseason

Pine tar in the postseason could put MLB in a sticky situation

ESPN - 14 Oct 2018
The online version of Major League Baseball's rule book runs 169 pages, covering everything from the infield fly rule to official scorer decisions, and yet the tempered grace of the managers is all that can prevent a competitive debacle in this moment ...
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MLB postseason award predictions: MVP, Cy Young, ROY and MOY

Newsday - 06 Nov 2018
Ballotting for the Baseball Writers' Association of America postseason awards ended on the last day of the regular season, but the results will not be revealed until next week. Here's a look at the three finalists for each award in predicted order of ...
major league baseball postseason

Players choose their favorite playoff moments - 22 Oct 2018
So just before the start of another enthralling October, we asked a bunch of active Major Leaguers -- 85 in all, from a wide variety of teams -- for their favorite postseason moment of their lifetime. We got a lot of ...
major league baseball postseason

BBWAA Awards Week to honor game's best (press release) (blog) - 11 Nov 2018
BBWAA awards week is upon us, beginning with tonight's 6 ET announcement on MLB Network of the American League and National League Jackie Robinson Rookie of the Year winners. The subsequent announcements of the AL and NL Managers of the Year (Tuesday ...
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MLB Playoffs 2018: Updated Schedule, Top Highlights and Stats

Bleacher Report - 14 Oct 2018
Home-field advantage was thrown out the window in the Major League Baseball postseason Saturday, as the Los Angeles Dodgers and Houston Astros picked up road victories to alter the balance of power in their respective series. Los Angeles heads home ...
major league baseball postseason

Clayton Kershaw vs. the postseason, explained

SB Nation - 17 Oct 2018
Clayton Kershaw is widely considered the best starting pitcher of his generation in Major League Baseball, but his collective performance in the postseason hasn't measured up with his regular-season work. For the second October in a row Kershaw is on ...
major league baseball postseason

Astros' postseason homer streak sets MLB mark at 14

Citizentribune - 17 Oct 2018
The Astros hit home runs in 14 consecutive postseason games dating back to the 2017 postseason, setting a new MLB record. About Major League Baseball: Major League Baseball (MLB) is the most historic professional sports league in the United States ...
major league baseball postseason

18 amazing facts from marathon Game 3 of WS - 27 Oct 2018
Game 3 was the longest postseason game in MLB history at seven hours, 20 minutes. It surpassed the previous record of six hours, 23 minutes, which was set in Game 2 of the 2014 NLDS between the Giants and Nationals in Washington (San Francisco won ...
major league baseball postseason

Biggest plays from the Red Sox's 11 postseason wins

ESPN - 31 Oct 2018
It's fitting that Boston's postseason run got off to a roaring start in the American League Division Series thanks to a big blast from the major league leader in RBIs in the regular season. Martinez's home run ...
major league baseball postseason

Baseball Playoff Ratings Are Down: Blame the Yankees and Cubs

Hollywood Reporter - 19 Oct 2018
Television ratings for Major League Baseball's postseason are down year-over-year, although one of the sports network partners has improved a bit. The reason for the declines? It has little to do with the quality of the games and much more to do with ...

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