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MLB Playoffs

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Oakland Rallies To Gear Up For A’s Upcoming Playoff Run

The city of Oakland geared up for the Oakland Athletics’ upcoming playoff run in Major League Baseball with an “A’s Oaktober Rally” Tuesday evening to congratulate the American League West Champions.


Bartolo Colon #40 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals at Coliseum on June 28, 2013 in Oakland. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Colon Gets Ball For A’s Playoff Opener Vs. Detroit

The veteran right-hander will get the ball for the Oakland Athletics in the opener of their AL division series against Detroit on Friday night, his first postseason appearance in eight years.


World Series - San Francisco Giants v Detroit Tigers - Game 4

Tigers Pick Scherzer To Start Playoff Opener Vs. A’s

Max Scherzer, Detroit’s 21-game winner, will start the AL division series opener Friday night at Oakland, with star Justin Verlander following in Game 2.


Bob Melvin, Yoenis Cespedes

Cespedes Eager For Big Playoff Run With Athletics

He is far from satisfied with his performance on the field this season for the AL West champion Athletics, who are counting on Cespedes’ big bat to help carry them as they make another October run – in another first-round series with the Detroit Tigers, just like last year’s best-of-five AL division series that went the distance.


Coco Crisp #4 of the Oakland Athletics is congratulated by teammates in the dugout after hitting a three run home run against the Minnesota Twins during the second inning at Coliseum on September 22, 2013 in Oakland. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

A’s Look To Take Next Step After Winning AL West Again

The Oakland A’s have September figured out. Don’t be surprised if this is the year they figure out October, too.


Brett Anderson #49 of the Oakland Athletics pitches the first pitch of the game to Franklin Gutierrez #21 of the Seattle Mariners during Opening Day at Coliseum on April 1, 2013 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Athletics Adding Seating For AL Division Series

The AL West-leading Oakland Athletics sold out the normal Coliseum seating for the playoffs so fast Tuesday they have decided to open up additional seating in the third deck view level by removing the green tarps over those sections.


World Series - San Francisco Giants v Detroit Tigers - Game 3

Gregor Blanco: The Tale Of A Giant Postseason Hero

While the average fan won’t notice his impact, true Giants fans have realized how vital Gregor Blanco has been to his team’s success.


St Louis Cardinals v San Francisco Giants - Game Seven

Fans Celebrate In The Rain After Giants Win NL Pennant

The streets of San Francisco filled up with wet, but happy baseball fans after the San Francisco Giants clobbered the St. Louis Cardinals to clinch the National League pennant.


St Louis Cardinals v San Francisco Giants - Game Seven

Scutaro Powers Giants Past Cards To Win NLCS MVP

Marco Scutaro looked up through the pouring rain, caught Matt Holliday’s popup for the final out and punched his ticket to the World Series for the first time at age 36.


Hunter Pence #8 of the San Francisco Giants tries to motivate his team prior to playing against the Cincinnati Reds in Game Five of the National League Division Series at Great American Ball Park on October 11, 2012 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Giants Approach Game 6 Like ‘There Is No Tomorrow’

“It’s great to be back in San Francisco. There is no tomorrow,” Giants right fielder Hunter Pence said. “It’s a unique feeling. It has brought the best out of us.”





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