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  1. Sport - Other Sport - BASEBALL

    Tim Lincecum no-hits Padres for record second time

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 09:23pm by AFP

    ... but to just be a part of that is fun," said Lincecum, who has two World Series championship rings. The 30-year-old was just one walk away from a perfect game. He struck out six batters in front ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - BASEBALL

    Josh Beckett throws first no-hitter of 2014 season

    Posted May 26th 2014, 09:51am by Agence France-Presse

    ... it was over. It was fun.” The Phillies had not suffered a no-hit loss since falling 5-0 to St. Louis in 1978. Beckett, who improved to 3-1 this season, was the 2003 World Series Most Valuable Player ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - BASEBALL

    Total replay for Major League Baseball

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 09:17pm by AP

    ... in 2002 and the Little League World Series in 2008. MLB took a tentative step towards replay in August 2008, when it first used video to decide boundary calls such as home runs at the top ... on Robinson Cano's two-out tag of Omar Infante at second base in the AL championship series, calling the runner safe. Detroit went on to win game two and sweep the Yankees. "That's when ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - BASEBALL

    Bases loaded with familiar faces as MLB season opens

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 09:23pm by APSPT

    ... first three years as manager, but are still looking to advance for the first time since losing to Arizona in the 2001 division series. Their rotation was beset by injuries in spring training, ... even after Carlos Beltran departed in free agency. All-Star slugger Allen Craig missed much of the postseason last year, and the Cardinals still made it to the World Series. The intrigue ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - BASEBALL

    Don Mattingly sore at Los Angeles Dodgers despite wins in Sydney

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 08:49pm by Reuters

    ... given a big-budget roster to get the Dodgers to the World Series for the first time since 1988, was seething with frustration that his bullpen had almost let the Arizona Diamondbacks back ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - BASEBALL

    Boston Red Sox win World Series with Game 6 victory

    Posted Oct 31st 2013, 11:58am by Associated Press

    ... Associated Press David Ortiz inspires team to seal series at Fenway Park There hasn’t been a party like this in New England for nearly a century. Turmoil to triumph. Worst to first. David Ortiz and the Boston Red Sox, baseball’s bearded wonders, capped their remarkable turnaround by beating the St Louis Cardinals 6-1 in Game 6 to win their third World Series championship in 10 ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport - BASEBALL

    End of an era as Derek Jeter announces retirement

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 10:57am by Agence France-Presse

    ... campaign, ending a two-decade career that has seen him win five World Series crowns. “In the 21-plus years in which I have served as commissioner, Major League Baseball has had no finer ambassador ... 4 before playing their first home game at Yankee Stadium on April 7 against the Baltimore Orioles. Barring injury issues, Jeter will play his final regular-season series at Yankee Stadium against ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - BASEBALL

    Masahiro Tanaka declares he's ready for Major League Baseball

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 10:42am by Agence France-Presse

    ... with the Yankees, Tanaka said he looked forward to his first opportunity to face the Yankees’ arch-rivals, the reigning World Series champion Boston Red Sox. “Just by watching on television, the Yankees-Red ... leading the Rakuten Eagles to the Japan Series crown by going 24-0 – the most wins by a Japan League pitcher since 1978 – with a 1.27 earned-run average. Yankees scouts had watched Tanaka ...

  9. Sport - Other Sport - BASEBALL

    Derek Jeter set to close chapter on one of Yankees' best-ever teams

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 09:42pm by AP

    ... of the great players of all time. Derek has been a winner every step of the way Brian Cashman Jeter has led the Yankees to five World Series titles and seven American League pennants in 19 seasons. ... by youngster Jeffrey Maier. The World Series shot that made him Mr November. The home run for his 3,000th hit. The dive into the stands, the backhand flip in the play-offs, the eloquent speech to close ...

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    New York Yankees snare Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka in US$155m deal

    Posted Jan 23rd 2014, 10:32am by Reuters

    ... was a perfect 24-0 with Japanese Series champions the Rakuten Golden Eagles last season and regarded as one of the prize catches of the off-season. He was reportedly pursued by a dozen major league teams, including the Los Angeles Dodgers, Chicago Cubs, Arizona Diamondbacks, Chicago White Sox and Toronto Blue Jays. But it was the big-spending Yankees, looking to return to the World Series ...




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