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  • Orioles raise expectations in spite of ALCS sweep

    Updated: Thu, Oct 16, 2014

    BALTIMORE (AP) — It would be a shame if the Baltimore Orioles allowed their final four games to overshadow what they accomplished during the previous 165. By getting past the disappointment of being swept by the Kansas City Royals in the AL Championship Series, the Orioles can savor...

  • Giants beat Cardinals 6-4, move 1 win from Series

    Updated: Thu, Oct 16, 2014

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Buster Posey and the Giants already know how to win in October — even without all this help from the St. Louis Cardinals. Strange as it might look sometimes, San Francisco finds a way to score just enough. Posey drove in three runs and capped another unusual...

  • Royals headed to World Series after ALCS sweep

    Updated: Thu, Oct 16, 2014

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — When the final out was made on another improbable night, and the Kansas City Royals were headed back to the World Series, Ned Yost stood in the dugout and watched. He watched as a bunch of young players he's nurtured for years celebrated. He watched as veterans...

  • Defense cost Cardinals again in 6-4 loss to Giants

    Updated: Thu, Oct 16, 2014

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A team known for doing all the little things right is suddenly throwing away some big postseason games. First baseman Matt Adams made back-to-back errant throws to key a three-run sixth inning for San Francisco, and the sloppy St. Louis Cardinals lost 6-4 to the...

  • Cain is able: Royals center fielder wins ALCS MVP

    Updated: Wed, Oct 15, 2014

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Lorenzo Cain capped the AL Championship Series with his best catch yet: an MVP trophy. The smooth center fielder snagged MVP honors after helping the Kansas City Royals to a four-game sweep of the Baltimore Orioles with a 2-1 victory Wednesday. Along with...

  • Orioles swept out of ALCS with 2-1 loss to Royals

    Updated: Wed, Oct 15, 2014

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles filed slowly back to the visiting clubhouse Wednesday night, the mood somber. Their season had ended abruptly at the hands of the Kansas City Royals, yet there wasn't a feeling of anger or disappointment. Rather, there was an overwhelming...

  • Royals hold off Orioles 2-1, finish ALCS sweep

    Updated: Wed, Oct 15, 2014

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — James Shields led thousands of fans in a celebratory chant. Lorenzo Cain pranced along the warning track, cradling his newborn son. Ned Yost finally allowed himself to smile. After nearly three decades spent as one of the game's biggest laughingstocks, the...

  • Hart, Braves making moves while searching for GM

    Updated: Wed, Oct 15, 2014

    ATLANTA (AP) — While the Braves' search for a new general manager continues, a new management team already is taking shape. Braves president John Schuerholz, interim general manager John Hart and special assistant to the GM Bobby Cox are searching for the full-time replacement for...

  • Cards Wainwright confident he made key adjustments

    Updated: Wed, Oct 15, 2014

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Adam Wainwright is determined to forget about his frustrating October outings and get back to the dominant postseason pitcher he used to be. The Cardinals ace is confident he made some key adjustments in a bullpen session Monday and will return to form when he...

  • Royals' Guthrie apologizes for post-game T-shirt

    Updated: Wed, Oct 15, 2014

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie wore his familiar home jersey into the Kauffman Stadium interview room Wednesday and promptly apologized for what he had worn just 12 hours earlier. After the Royals had beaten the Baltimore Orioles 2-1 to take a 3-0 lead in their...

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