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MLB Playoffs – Oakland Athletics Bounce Back, Pittsburgh Pirates Almost In

Posted on 22 Sep, 2014, by in MLB

After a terrible month, the Oakland Athletics got a walk-off home run from Josh Donaldson to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-6, hoping to get some momentum heading into the big finish in the American League, while a 1-0 win for the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Milwaukee Brewers all but clinches their wild card spot behind an excellent pitching performance from Vance Worley. More

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MLB Playoffs – Detroit Tigers Almost Clinching, Oakland Athletics Keep Slipping

Posted on 21 Sep, 2014, by in MLB

Four teams have so far clinched their spot in the 2014 MLB postseason, but soon there will be more, as the Detroit Tigers took another step towards winning the AL Central after beating the Kansas City Royals 3-2 to extend their lead in the division, while the Oakland A’s, not too long ago the best team in baseball, continue their remarkable collapse with a 3-0 loss at home against the Philadelphia Phillies. More