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Dodgers Take Game 3 Of NLDS 13-6, Are 1 Win Away From NLCS

The Dodgers overcame a rough outing by rookie Hyun Jin Ryu to beat the Atlanta Braves 10-4 in Game 3 of the divisional series and are within one win of advancing to the NLCS to compete for the National League Pennant.

10/06/2013

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7-Run Third Inning Sinks Pirates In Game 1 Of NLDS Against Cardinals

Carlos Beltran’s three-run homer sparked a seven-run third inning and the St. Louis Cardinals got seven stingy innings from Adam Wainwright, delivering a reality jolt to the Pittsburgh Pirates with a 9-1 rout Thursday in their NL division series opener.

10/03/2013

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Sports Verdict: Which Team Has A Better Shot At Making The Playoffs? Pirates Vs. Orioles

Both the Baltimore Orioles and the Pittsburgh Pirates are enjoying quality seasons midway through this year. With each team presenting a legitimate threat to make the playoffs in their respective leagues, the question is, which is most likely to achieve that goal?

07/25/2013

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Giants’ Sergio Romo Added To All-Star Game

National League manager Bruce Bochy also selected Sergio Romo, his San Francisco Giants closer, as a replacement pick Sunday.

07/15/2013

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Sports Verdict: Which Team Has The Better All-Star Game Roster? AL Vs. NL

With the two leagues set to square off in their annual exhibition featuring its greatest stars on July 16, all eyes will be on Citi Field. With home field advantage during the World Series on the line, the question very simply put is, can the National League maintain its grip on the contest for the fourth straight year?

07/11/2013

Pablo Sandoval #48, Marco Scutaro #19, Buster Posey #28 and Brandon Belt #9 of the San Francisco Giants celebrate after scoring in the third inning on a three-run double by Hunter Pence #8 against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Seven of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 22, 2012. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

3 Giants In Extremely Tight Races On NL All-Star Ballot

The latest update of the National League All-Star ballot voting totals has been released by Major League Baseball, and there are some extremely close races involving three San Francisco Giants players.

06/24/2013

Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants is congratulated by teammates after he scored on a home run by Hunter Pence #8 in the second inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at AT&T Park on September 27, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Buster Posey Named NL Comeback Player Of The Year

MLB.com has revealed its Comeback Player of the Year for both the National and American Leagues. The NL winner is Giants catcher Buster Posey, while the AL winner is Rays closer Fernando Rodney.

10/19/2012

Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants swings at a pitch during the game against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park on April 25, 2012. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Giants To Host Reds Saturday In Playoff Opener

The Western Division Giants will also host game 2 of the best-of-five National League Division Series on Sunday before the matchup shifts to Cincinnati.

10/03/2012

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Giants Suspend Contract Talks With Cabrera

The San Francisco Giants made a brief try to extend sudden outfield star Melky Cabrera with a new contract a few weeks ago, but the sides have agreed to put finances aside until after season, when he is due to become a free agent, sources said.

08/09/2012

Matt Cain #18 of the San Francisco Giants pitches in the second inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park on April 24, 2012. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Giants Hope To Continue Streak Against Reds

The San Francisco Giants have posted four consecutive shutout wins for the first time in franchise history. Giving the ball to Matt Cain could help the NL West leaders extend their remarkable streak.

06/29/2012

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