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Phillies vs.  Padres score: Bryce Harper sends Philly to the first World Series since 2009 with a game-winning homer

Phillies vs. Padres score, takeaways: Bryce Harper’s homer sends Philly to first World Series since 2009

The Philadelphia Phillies are heading to the World Series for the first time since 2009. The San Diego Padres tried to ruin the party in Philadelphia in Game 5, coming from behind to lead heading to the bottom of the eighth. And then Bryce Harper happened. The Phillies won Game 5, 4-3, on Harper’s two-run …

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Phillies vs.  Padres score: Bryce Harper sends Philly to the first World Series since 2009 with a game-winning homer

Phillies vs. Padres score: Bryce Harper sends Philly to the first World Series since 2009 with a game-winning homer

The Philadelphia Phillies are heading to the World Series for the first time since 2009. The San Diego Padres tried to ruin the party in Philadelphia in Game 5, coming from behind to lead heading to the bottom of the eighth. And then Bryce Harper happened. The Phillies won Game 5, 4-3, on Harper’s two-run …

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Yankees vs.  Guardians score: Giancarlo Stanton and Aaron Judge homer as New York wins do-or-die Game 5

Yankees vs. Guardians score: Giancarlo Stanton and Aaron Judge homer as New York wins do-or-die Game 5

NEW YORK — The ALDS is finally over and the New York Yankees are heading to the ALCS. Tuesday afternoon the Yankees bested the Cleveland Guardians in the winner-take-all Game 5 at Yankee Stadium (NYY 5, CLE 1). They now head to Houston to face the Astros for the American League pennant, while Cleveland heads …

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Astros vs.  Mariners score: Yordan Alvarez hits another clutch homer to give Houston a 2-0 ALDS lead

Astros vs. Mariners score: Yordan Alvarez hits another clutch homer to give Houston a 2-0 ALDS lead

The Houston Astros defeated the Seattle Mariners 4-2 on Thursday in Game 2 of the American League Division Series. The best-of-five series now sees Houston lead 2-0. Houston’s Yordan Alvarez, the hero of Game 1, once again served as the late-inning hero for the Astros, hitting a two-run, go-ahead home-run in the bottom of the …

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Fan who caught Aaron Judge historic homer may catch big tax bill

Fan who caught Aaron Judge historic homer may catch big tax bill

Ken Goldin of Goldin Auctions previews vintage baseball memorabilia up for auction on “Varney & Co.” Cory Youmans may have snagged a six-figure tax bill when he caught Aaron Judge’s record-breaking 62nd home run Tuesday night at Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas. It all depends on what the Fisher Investments vice president plans to …

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Raleigh's walk-off homer sends the Mariners to the playoffs for the first time since 2001

Raleigh’s walk-off homer sends the Mariners to the playoffs for the first time since 2001

SEATTLE (AP) — More than an hour after Cal Raleigh ended the longest playoff drought in baseball, he was back on the field with his teammates, circling the perimeter of the field to acknowledge the tens of thousands of fans who are still stuck around. The celebration was more akin to winning something big in …

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Yankees hold off Red Sox thanks to overturned call, 'Little League' homer

Yankees hold off Red Sox thanks to overturned call, ‘Little League’ homer

BOSTON — In the eighth inning at Fenway Park on Wednesday, it hardly mattered that the Red Sox were in last place in the AL East and no threat to catch the Yankees in the standings. Instead, Boston was getting closer to potentially stealing a win from the Yankees with a late rally against Jonathan …

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Aaron Judge hits the 51st homer in the Yankees' win over the Angels, but Jameson Taillon exits early

Aaron Judge hits the 51st homer in the Yankees’ win over the Angels, but Jameson Taillon exits early

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Aaron Judge took another step toward history on Tuesday, hitting his 51st homer of the season. And unlike his home run on Monday, this one helped spark a much-needed win, as they snapped a three-game losing streak with a 7-4 victory over the Angels at Angel Stadium to preserve their seven-game lead …

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