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Tim Tebow

Mets GM Says Tim Tebow Is ‘One Step Away’ from Major Leagues

Tim Tebow has been steadily improving in his bid for a professional baseball career, so much so that New York Mets General Manager Brodie Van Wagenen says that the Heisman winner is only “one step away” from being called up to the majors.

AT&T Park Giants AP

Activists Call for SF Giants Boycott After Owner Donates to Hyde-Smith

Bay Area activists are calling for a boycott of the San Francisco Giants after principal owner Charles B. Johnson and his wife donated thousands of dollars to Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith’s (R-MS) campaign weeks after she made her controversial “public hanging” remarks.

Mike Elias

Orioles Hire Mike Elias from Astros As Executive VP, GM

BALTIMORE — Astros assistant general manager Mike Elias was hired Friday to rebuild the Baltimore Orioles, who traded many of their star players last season before finishing with the worst record in the majors.

Mariners

Mariners Deny Racism Claims As MLB Opens Investigation

Los Angeles (AFP) – Major League Baseball said Tuesday it has started an investigation into racism claims by the former Seattle Mariners director of high performance against the team, charges denied by club officials.

Red Sox

WATCH: Jubilant Red Sox Fans Celebrate World Series Win

Previous generations of Red Sox fans, got precious little practice at celebrating World Series championships. However, Sox fans who are old enough to have watched, appreciate, and celebrate since 2004, are living in far more exciting times.

World Series

Red Sox Beat Dodgers 5-1 in Game 5 to Win World Series Title

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Boston Red Sox won their fourth World Series championship in 15 years, beating the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-1 in Game 5 Sunday night behind David Price’s pitching and Steve Pearce’s power.

Dodgers

Back by the Beach, Dodgers Look to Get Hot in World Series

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Palm trees! Shorts! Sunglasses! While the World Series isn’t quite a trip to the beach, the Boston Red Sox anticipate staying hot in balmy California, and the Los Angeles Dodgers hope a warm welcome will help them reverse a 2-0 deficit.

Kershaw Sale

Lefty Star Pitchers Kershaw and Sale Open World Series

Boston’s Chris Sale was hospitalized last week with a stomach ailment while Clayton Kershaw threw an inning last weekend, but both left-handed seven-time All-Stars will pitch in Tuesday’s World Series opener.

Red Sox

Red Sox Finish off Astros in 5 Games, Head to World Series

HOUSTON (AP) — David Price put his postseason woes behind him, pitching the Boston Red Sox back into another World Series with a 4-1 victory over the defending champion Houston Astros on Thursday night.

Brewers Dodgers

Brewers Regain Series Lead with 4-0 Win over Dodgers

Los Angeles (AFP) – Milwaukee shortstop Orlando Arcia belted his third home run of this post-season Monday, a two-run shot that lifted the Brewers to a 4-0 victory over the Dodgers in Los Angeles.

Price Red Sox

Price, Red Sox Bounce Back, Beat Astros 7-5, tie ALCS 1-1

BOSTON (AP) — David Price was good enough, the Red Sox bullpen was even better, and Jackie Bradley Jr. delivered a go-ahead, three-run double off the Green Monster on Sunday night to lead Boston to a 7-5 victory over the Houston Astros and tie the AL Championship Series at one game apiece.

Astros Red Sox

Verlander Cools off Red Sox 7-2 in Game 1 of ALCS

BOSTON (AP) — Justin Verlander outlasted an uncharacteristically wild Chris Sale, overcoming control problems of his own to give Houston six innings of two-hit ball on Saturday night and lead the Astros over the Boston Red Sox 7-2 in the AL Championship Series opener.

Dodgers Brewers

Dodgers Level Series with Brewers on Turner Homer

Justin Turner’s two-run homer in the eighth inning lifted the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 4-3 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers Saturday that knotted their Major League Baseball playoff series at one game each.