Springer 3 HRs, Verlander 20th win, Astros clinch…

George Springer hit a career-high three homers, Justin Verlander got his MLB-leading 20th win and the Houston Astros clinched their third straight AL West title in grand fashion, routing the Los Angeles Angels 13-5

Braves beat Giants 6-0, clinch 2nd straight NL East title

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Injured Yelich still in the hunt for batting title

Injured Milwaukee star Christian Yelich is still in the hunt for his second straight batting title

Indians move into tie for 2nd wild card, beat Phillies 10-1

Rookie Oscar Mercado hit a three-run homer, Yasiel Puig drove a three-run double and the Cleveland Indians moved into a tie for the second AL wild card with a 10-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies

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Woman testifies that she told man accused of rape…

A woman who says she was raped by an ex-University of Delaware baseball player accused of multiple sexual assaults says she told him several times to stop touching her and that she did not want to have sex

Braves star 1B Freeman has elbow pain, to miss…

Braves star Freddie Freeman is remaining in Atlanta for treatment on his sore right elbow instead of joining the team for its next series at Kansas City

Twins slugger Cruz hits 400th career home run

Minnesota Twins slugger Nelson Cruz hit his 400th career home run, becoming the 57th player in major league history to reach the mark

Yankees beat Angels 9-1, claim 1st AL East title since 2012

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Rangers play final homestand ahead of move to new stadium

Rangers bidding farewell to their 25-year-old ballpark before moving to retractable-roof stadium across street

Rangers hit 5 HRs to halt A's surge in 8-3 win

Willie Calhoun hit two of Texas' five homers and the Rangers slowed the Oakland Athletics' wild-card push with an 8-3 victory

Yankees' Germán on leave under MLB domestic…

Yankees pitcher Domingo Germán has been placed on administrative leave under Major League Baseball's domestic violence policy

Cubs' Bryant sprains ankle trying to beat double…

Cubs star Kris Bryant departs after spraining ankle trying to beat out double play

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Brewers lose combined perfect game on hit off…

The Milwaukee Brewers' bid for a combined perfect game ended in the seventh inning when a line drive bounced off the glove of shortstop Orlando Arcia and was ruled a hit

Severino sharp again, Yanks beat Blue Jays 8-3 for 102nd win

Luis Severino strikes out 9 for 1st win of season, New York Yankees hit 3 home runs, beat Toronto Blue Jays 8-3

Nationals lose at Marlins 5-3 to tighten NL wild-card race

Three relievers each gave up an extra-base hit in a seventh-inning meltdown, and the Washington Nationals' streak of 11 consecutive wins against the Miami Marlins ended with a 5-3 loss that tightened the NL wild-card race

Padres fire manager Andy Green during…

Padres fire Andy Green in the midst of a season-closing collapse

LEADING OFF: Astros on verge of clinch, Cards…

LEADING OFF: Astros magic number 1 to clinch AL West, Cardinals baffling Cubs at Wrigley Field, Brewers and Nats hold wild-card spots, Alonso chasing Judge's rookie HR mark

Freeman leaves Braves' 4-1 loss to Giants with sore elbow

Braves slugger Freddie Freeman leaves 4-1 loss to Giants with renewed elbow pain that will force him to miss series at Kansas City

Conforto hits 3-run homer, Mets top Reds 6-3

Michael Conforto homered to cap a four-run first inning and the New York Mets gave their faint playoff hopes a slight boost with a 6-3 win over the Cincinnati Reds

Correa HRs twice, Astros magic number at 1 for AL…

Carlos Correa hit two home runs, Jose Altuve and Alex Bregman also connected and the Houston Astros dropped their magic number to clinch the AL West to one by beating the Los Angeles Angels 6-4

Alonso hits 50th homer; deGrom, Mets beat Reds 8-1

Pete Alonso hit his major league-leading 50th home run, Jacob deGrom pitched shutout ball for seven innings and the New York Mets beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-1

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4 homers lead Tigers to 6-3 win over White Sox

Willi Castro hit his first major league homer, one of four connections by the Detroit Tigers in a 6-3 win over the Chicago White Sox

Davis first September HR lifts Orioles past Mariners 2-1

Chris Davis hit the tiebreaking homer in the 7th inning to carry Baltimore past the Seattle Mariners 2-1 in the Orioles' final home game of the season

Mattingly glad to return to provide stability for…

Don Mattingly says he's glad to be returning next year as the Miami Marlins manager to provide stability for a struggling franchise, because as a player he experienced the other extreme