Astros' Altuve wins AL MVP, Marlins' Stanton earns NL honor

NEW YORK (AP) - Jose Altuve and the Houston Astros have grown together, enduring an arduous rebuild and coming out the other side among baseball's best. These days, nobody is standing taller. Altuve won the American League MVP award Thursday, towering over New York Yankees slugger Aaron Judge by a wide margin and capping Houston's championship…

Gehrig bat from last 2 homers in spring 1939 up for auction

NEW YORK (AP) - The bat Lou Gehrig used to hit his last two home runs, in an exhibition game in 1939, is being auctioned off again. Once owned by actor Kurt Russell's family, the bat is part of a Yankees Legends offering by Heritage Auctions. The entire collection is from one owner and has mostly of Yankees-related memorabilia, including a bat

Boston Red Sox standout Doerr dies

GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) - Bobby Doerr, the Hall of Fame second baseman dubbed the "Silent Captain" of the Boston Red Sox by longtime teammate and friend Ted Williams, has died. He was 99. Doerr died Monday in Junction City, Oregon, the Red Sox said Tuesday in a statement. The Red Sox said Doerr had been the oldest living major league player.

Houston, we have a world champion

LOS ANGELES - The World Series championship trophy is headed to Texas for the first time. The Houston Astros completed a magical season on Wednesday, defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers, 5-1, in Game 7 to capture the World Series for the first time in the 56-year history of the franchise. The Astros won the Series, 4-3. Houston went ahead against

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Beltran retires

HOUSTON (AP) — It took quite some time, but Carlos Beltran finally got there, winning a World Series title after 20 seasons in the majors. Now he is leaving the Houston Astros and leaving baseball, retiring after a career in…

14 November 2017 [11:14 AM]
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Boston Red Sox standout Doerr dies

GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) - Bobby Doerr, the Hall of Fame second baseman dubbed the "Silent Captain" of the Boston Red Sox…

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Gurriel banned 5 games in 2018 for racist gesture at Darvish

HOUSTON (AP) - Yuli Gurriel will have to sit out for making a racist gesture toward Yu Darvish - but not during the World Series. Major League Baseball suspended the Houston Astros first baseman Saturday for the first five games…

30 October 2017 [12:18 PM]
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TJC Halloween Baseball Game

The Tyler Junior College Apaches, the four-time NJCAA D-III World Series championship team, will have a little fun on Wednesday at Mike…

24 October 2017 [05:09 PM]
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Cubs rallly by Nats

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Chicago Cubs win whenever they need to, with whatever it takes, even a seven-out save by Wade Davis…

13 October 2017 [12:31 AM]
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Hamels, Rangers tame Mariners

SEATTLE (AP) - Cole Hamels dominated for eight innings, Adrian Beltre and Shin-Soo Choo went deep and the Texas Rangers beat the…

22 September 2017 [12:41 AM]
Lufkin runner-up at Little League World Series

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) - Tsubasa Tomii buckled down after allowing two first-inning home runs and Japan hit three homers in the fourth and won the Little League World Series title with a 12-2 victory over Lufkin, Texas, on Sunday.…

27 August 2017 [05:21 PM]
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