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Rays clinch AL wild card with stunning rally

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida (AP) — A startling comeback on the final day of the regular season carried the Tampa Bay Rays back to the playoffs. Their chances of claiming the AL wild card in jeopardy, th...

Updated : 2011.09.30 16:22

Playoffs ready to take flight for Yankees, Tigers

NEW YORK (AP) ― After a long flight, a pre-dawn arrival and a workout that came all too soon, Derek Jeter is ready for the playoffs. Almost. First, a good night’s sleep would be nice. “Man, I got h...

Updated : 2011.09.30 16:19

Cardinals cap incredible run

HOUSTON (AP) ― Chris Carpenter and the St. Louis Cardinals completed one of baseball’s greatest comebacks, clinching the NL wild card Wednesday night with an 8-0 win over Houston and a later loss b...

Updated : 2011.09.29 16:00

Red Sox hold on to stay tied for wild-card lead

BALTIMORE (AP) ― The Boston Red Sox celebrated a rare September victory for about 20 minutes before turning their attention toward their next game ― the last and most important of the 162-game sche...

Updated : 2011.09.28 16:11

Samsung Lions run away with league title

The Samsung Lions have won the pennant race title in the country’s top professional league for the first time in five years. After winning the game against the Doosan Bears 5-3 on Tuesday, the Daeg...

Updated : 2011.09.28 16:07

Samsung Lions wins KBO pennant race

The Samsung Lions has won the pennant race title in the country’s top professional league for the first time in five years. After winning the game against Doosan Bears 5-3 on Tuesday, the Daegu-base...

Updated : 2011.09.28 15:02

Korean baseball enjoys golden days

It’s 6 p.m. on Sept. 16, and the Jamsil baseball stadium is already nearly filled. “LG! LG!” a large squad in the first base stands starts chanting their club’s name as the match between the hom...

Updated : 2011.09.23 20:16

Playoff-hopeful Rays rough up watered-down Yankees

Tampa Bay pulls within 2 games of Boston in wild-card race NEW YORK (AP) ― Rays manager Joe Maddon heard a few cheers coming from the clubhouse and reached for the computer mouse. He knew what had j...

Updated : 2011.09.23 19:14

Rivera breaks MLB saves mark

NEW YORK (AP) ― Mariano Rivera stood by himself, in the center of the diamond at Yankee Stadium. For once, the great closer wasn’t sure what to do next. So he smiled, blew a kiss to the crowd, and ...

Updated : 2011.09.20 20:43

SK, Lotte feel late-season pressure

The temperature has dropped as the cool breeze of fall has swept in. But the tension and excitement are growing in the country’s top professional baseball league as the race for a playoff berth is w...

Updated : 2011.09.19 19:27

Former MVP pitcher Choi dies

Considered one of history’s premier power pitchers It was another sad day for the Korean baseball league as Choi Dong-won, an all-time favorite pitcher, died of cancer Wednesday. He was 53. His de...

Updated : 2011.09.14 18:57

Rivera gets 600th career save as Yankees top M’s

SEATTLE (AP) ― Mariano Rivera earned his 600th save, moving within one of Trevor Hoffman’s major league record, by closing out the New York Yankees’ 3-2 win over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night...

Updated : 2011.09.14 18:56

Former MVP pitcher Choi dies of cancer

Choi Dong-won (Yonhap News) Choi Dong-won, one of the premier power pitchers in South Korean baseball in the 1980s, died Wednesday of cancer. He was 53 years old. The National Health Insurance Corp...

Updated : 2011.09.14 10:38

Korea gears up for Asia hoops championships

The South Korean basketball team traveled Tuesday to China to participate in the 2011 FIBA Asia Championships, which will be held in Wuhan, Hubei, Sept. 15-25. Sixteen teams ― including Korea, host ...

Updated : 2011.09.13 19:25

Nationals end Dodgers series with loss, rainout

WASHINGTON (AP) ― Too bad the Washington Nationals couldn’t hop on the plane and follow the Los Angeles Dodgers to sunny California. The Nationals lost a series to the Dodgers this week, and what a ...

Updated : 2011.09.09 19:39