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# mlb - Monday 1 November, 2021

Astros rally to beat Braves and extend World Series
# MLB
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# MLB

Astros rally to beat Braves and extend World Series

Nov 1st 2021, 7:49 AM 2,998 Views 1 Comment

Game 6 is in Houston tomorrow.

# mlb - Sunday 31 October, 2021

Atlanta Braves edge Houston Astros to reach brink of World Series title
# Top Of The World
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# Top Of The World

Atlanta Braves edge Houston Astros to reach brink of World Series title

Oct 31st 2021, 9:42 AM 2,703 Views 0 Comments

Atlanta take a 3-1 series lead and could clinch the title in Game Five on Sunday.

# mlb - Saturday 30 October, 2021

Braves pitchers baffle Astros to grab World Series lead
# In Control
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# In Control

Braves pitchers baffle Astros to grab World Series lead

Oct 30th 2021, 9:05 AM 2,628 Views 2 Comments

The Braves, who improved to 6-0 at home in the playoffs, seek their first championship since 1995.

# mlb - Thursday 28 October, 2021

Astros rout Braves 7-2 to level World Series
# All Square
From The42
# All Square

Astros rout Braves 7-2 to level World Series

Oct 28th 2021, 8:00 AM 2,269 Views 1 Comment

The Astros, in their third World Series in five seasons, won the 2017 crown but lost the 2019 title to Washington.

# mlb - Wednesday 18 August, 2021

Baseball player hospitalised after being struck in the head with ball
# Ouch
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# Ouch

Baseball player hospitalised after being struck in the head with ball

Aug 18th 2021, 9:15 AM 6,891 Views 5 Comments

Oakland pitcher Chris Bassitt was conscious when loaded into the ambulance.

# mlb - Friday 13 August, 2021

Anderson's walk-off homer lifts White Sox in baseball's 'Field of Dreams' game
# Hollywood Ending
From The42
# Hollywood Ending

Anderson's walk-off homer lifts White Sox in baseball's 'Field of Dreams' game

Aug 13th 2021, 10:56 AM 4,433 Views 1 Comment

The Chicago side beat the New York Yankees in the first-ever MLB game played in Iowa.

# mlb - Monday 14 December, 2020

Cleveland to drop 'Indians' from their name after 105 years due to criticism
# Baseball
From The42
# Baseball

Cleveland to drop 'Indians' from their name after 105 years due to criticism

Dec 14th 2020, 1:34 PM 3,585 Views 18 Comments

Native American groups have branded the moniker as racist, but Donald Trump opposes the move.

# mlb - Wednesday 28 October, 2020

Dodgers end long wait for World Series with 3-1 victory over Rays
# LA Nights
From The42
# LA Nights

Dodgers end long wait for World Series with 3-1 victory over Rays

Oct 28th 2020, 8:08 AM 6,128 Views 5 Comments

The Dodgers’ Justin Turner was pulled in the eighth inning after testing positive for coronavirus, but later appeared in the on-field celebrations.

# mlb - Sunday 25 October, 2020

Rays rally with walkoff stunner to level World Series against Dodgers
# Game 4
From The42
# Game 4

Rays rally with walkoff stunner to level World Series against Dodgers

Oct 25th 2020, 9:18 AM 5,788 Views 1 Comment

Rays come from 7-6 down in the bottom of the ninth.

# mlb - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

Dodgers strike first as Kershaw steers them to World Series Game One win
# Let's Play Ball
From The42
# Let's Play Ball

Dodgers strike first as Kershaw steers them to World Series Game One win

Oct 21st 2020, 8:15 AM 4,483 Views 2 Comments

The Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Tampa Bay Rays 8-3 as the World Series got underway.

# mlb - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Sign-stealing tensions simmer again as Astros have to dodge Kelly's pitches
# Correa Threatening
From The42
# Correa Threatening

Sign-stealing tensions simmer again as Astros have to dodge Kelly's pitches

Jul 29th 2020, 1:42 PM 6,151 Views 1 Comment

It was the first meeting between the sides since the Astros were sanctioned for sign-stealing.

# mlb - Monday 16 March, 2020

Start of new Major League Baseball season pushed back by at least eight weeks
# Shutdown
From The42
# Shutdown

Start of new Major League Baseball season pushed back by at least eight weeks

Mar 16th 2020, 7:08 PM 2,535 Views 1 Comment

The 2020 season will not start until mid-May at the earliest.

# mlb - Friday 17 January, 2020

Giants hire first full-time female coach in Major League Baseball history
# Going To San Francisco
From The42
# Going To San Francisco

Giants hire first full-time female coach in Major League Baseball history

Jan 17th 2020, 10:13 AM 2,814 Views 0 Comments

Alyssa Nakken will hope to help the Giants to bounce back from a disappointing 2019 season.

# mlb - Tuesday 14 January, 2020

Astros manager and GM banned and sacked in scandal rocking baseball
# MLB
From The42
# MLB

Astros manager and GM banned and sacked in scandal rocking baseball

Jan 14th 2020, 11:01 AM 8,145 Views 3 Comments

The duo were deemed to have ignored a warning about illegal ‘sign-stealing’, observing the signals of opposing teams.

# mlb - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Nationals force winner-takes-all World Series decider in explosive Game 6
# World Series
From The42
# World Series

Nationals force winner-takes-all World Series decider in explosive Game 6

Oct 30th 2019, 8:38 AM 4,521 Views 3 Comments

Nationals boss Dave Martinez became the first manager ejected in the World Series since 1996.

# mlb - Saturday 26 October, 2019

Astros alive in World Series after Game 3 win in Washington
# MLB
From The42
# MLB

Astros alive in World Series after Game 3 win in Washington

Oct 26th 2019, 10:46 PM 3,360 Views 3 Comments

The Astros are back in contention for a second World Series in three seasons after a 4-1 win.

# mlb - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Nationals rout Astros to take command of World Series
# Baseball
From The42
# Baseball

Nationals rout Astros to take command of World Series

Oct 24th 2019, 11:06 AM 2,739 Views 1 Comment

The Washington Nationals used a six-run seventh inning to pull away from the Houston Astros and take a 2-0 lead in the series.

# mlb - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Six players and two managers suspended by MLB over Pirates-Reds brawl
# Fracas
From The42
# Fracas

Six players and two managers suspended by MLB over Pirates-Reds brawl

Aug 1st 2019, 9:46 PM 5,938 Views 9 Comments

The league has cracked down on both the Pittsburgh Pirates and Cincinnati Reds.

# mlb - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs dies aged 27
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs dies aged 27

Jul 2nd 2019, 8:31 AM 9,921 Views 1 Comment

Major League Baseball player was found dead in a Texas hotel room on Monday.

# mlb - Saturday 23 March, 2019

Baseball Ireland hoping to join the big leagues
# Field Of Dreams
From The42
# Field Of Dreams

Baseball Ireland hoping to join the big leagues

Mar 23rd 2019, 7:45 AM 5,397 Views 1 Comment

It’s been a year to remember for the sport in this country.

# mlb - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

US baseball star set to sign €379m deal - the most lucrative sports contract ever
# Mike Trout
From The42
# Mike Trout

US baseball star set to sign €379m deal - the most lucrative sports contract ever

Mar 20th 2019, 11:07 AM 10,437 Views 13 Comments

Mike Trout, 27, has agreed an eye-watering 12-year extension with the LA Angels.

# mlb - Saturday 27 October, 2018

Muncy's walk-off homer sees Dodgers win longest game in World Series history
# Late Late Show
From The42
# Late Late Show

Muncy's walk-off homer sees Dodgers win longest game in World Series history

Oct 27th 2018, 10:42 AM 7,172 Views 3 Comments

The Dodgers finally got the better of the Boston Red Sox after a record-breaking seven hours and 20 minutes.

# mlb - Thursday 25 October, 2018

Strong outing from David Price sees Red Sox take 2-0 lead over Dodgers in World Series
# Baseball
From The42
# Baseball

Strong outing from David Price sees Red Sox take 2-0 lead over Dodgers in World Series

Oct 25th 2018, 11:33 AM 2,851 Views 3 Comments

Price fired six innings of two-run ball on Wednesday night at Fenway Park as the Red Sox secured a 4-2 win.

# mlb - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Red Sox top Dodgers in World Series opener
# Bean Town
From The42
# Bean Town

Red Sox top Dodgers in World Series opener

Oct 24th 2018, 8:10 AM 4,899 Views 3 Comments

How’d you like them apples?

# mlb - Wednesday 19 September, 2018

Orioles become first pro team to wear braille jerseys
# Inclusive
From The42
# Inclusive

Orioles become first pro team to wear braille jerseys

Sep 19th 2018, 10:33 AM 5,045 Views 3 Comments

The baseball team were celebrating the 40th anniversary of the NFB’s move to Baltimore.

# mlb - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

Even The Mets had to laugh a little after a humiliating record defeat last night
# The Mets Suck
From The42
# The Mets Suck

Even The Mets had to laugh a little after a humiliating record defeat last night

Aug 1st 2018, 3:40 PM 9,252 Views 3 Comments

A 25-4 loss in Washington keeps the Mets firmly on course for a 90-loss season.

# mlb - Sunday 13 May, 2018

'I can remember the faces in the dugout when I told him to go f**k himself': the remarkable tale of Joe Cleary
# Fire
From The42
# Fire

'I can remember the faces in the dugout when I told him to go f**k himself': the remarkable tale of Joe Cleary

May 13th 2018, 8:30 AM 11,249 Views 3 Comments

Before PJ Conlon, the Cork native had his moment to shine in Major League Baseball but it didn’t go very well.

# mlb - Friday 11 May, 2018

Star pitcher denies video game caused him to miss Yankees game
# Playing Games
From The42
# Playing Games

Star pitcher denies video game caused him to miss Yankees game

May 11th 2018, 7:29 AM 6,895 Views 2 Comments

David Price was scratched from a scheduled start for the Red Sox this week.

# mlb - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

'It's something you dream about' - Ireland's first Major League Baseball player in 73 years
# Pitching To Victory
From The42
# Pitching To Victory

'It's something you dream about' - Ireland's first Major League Baseball player in 73 years

May 8th 2018, 5:12 PM 19,406 Views 21 Comments

A thumb injury didn’t overshadow the occasion as the New York Mets won in Cincinnati.

Rivals Red Sox and Yankees to meet in London double-header next year
# Pitching Up
From The42
# Pitching Up

Rivals Red Sox and Yankees to meet in London double-header next year

May 8th 2018, 3:23 PM 2,766 Views 7 Comments

The 2019 games, set for June 29-30 at London’s Olympic Stadium, will be the first regular-season MLB games played in Europe.

# mlb - Monday 7 May, 2018

Belfast-born Conlon set to become Ireland's first Major League Baseball player in 73 years
# Representing
From The42
# Representing

Belfast-born Conlon set to become Ireland's first Major League Baseball player in 73 years

May 7th 2018, 4:07 PM 8,896 Views 9 Comments

Ireland’s last representative in MLB was Joe Cleary of Cork, who played briefly during the Second World War.

# mlb - Monday 23 April, 2018

Baseball player faces record 21 pitches in unprecedented 13 minutes at bat
# Duel
From The42
# Duel

Baseball player faces record 21 pitches in unprecedented 13 minutes at bat

Apr 23rd 2018, 5:29 PM 5,538 Views 2 Comments

“I wasn’t going to give it up, and the pitcher wasn’t either,” Brandon Belt said.

# mlb - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Bryce Harper breaks his bat, still hits a 400 foot home run
# The Bryce Is Right
From The42
# The Bryce Is Right

Bryce Harper breaks his bat, still hits a 400 foot home run

Apr 17th 2018, 10:19 AM 3,917 Views 5 Comments

The Nationals star wasn’t about to let some broken lumber stop him from hitting it out of the park.

# mlb - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Yankees and Red Sox clear benches in brawl that renewed baseball's biggest rivalry
# Down To The Brawl Game
From The42
# Down To The Brawl Game

Yankees and Red Sox clear benches in brawl that renewed baseball's biggest rivalry

Apr 12th 2018, 4:37 PM 7,713 Views 5 Comments

Just when we thought they were friends…

# mlb - Monday 2 April, 2018

After comparisons to Babe Ruth, Japanese baseball prodigy wins major league pitching debut
# Potential
From The42
# Potential

After comparisons to Babe Ruth, Japanese baseball prodigy wins major league pitching debut

Apr 2nd 2018, 1:30 PM 6,159 Views 3 Comments

Shohei Ohtani didn’t hit on Sunday as Albert Pujols was the designated hitter, going zero-for-five.

# mlb - Thursday 29 March, 2018

The Cubs hit the very first pitch of the new baseball season for a home run
# Opening Day
From The42
# Opening Day

The Cubs hit the very first pitch of the new baseball season for a home run

Mar 29th 2018, 6:42 PM 5,030 Views 7 Comments

Ian Happ, come on down…

# mlb - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

New York Yankees warned that beer foam art of players could be against the rules
# Trouble Brewing
From The42
# Trouble Brewing

New York Yankees warned that beer foam art of players could be against the rules

Mar 28th 2018, 5:31 PM 6,816 Views 1 Comment

According to a Yankees representative, the organisation never had intentions of selling the alcohol with player images to the public.

# mlb - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

Two of baseball's biggest rivals, the Yankees and Red Sox, could meet in London next summer
# Let's Play Ball
From The42
# Let's Play Ball

Two of baseball's biggest rivals, the Yankees and Red Sox, could meet in London next summer

Mar 20th 2018, 6:51 PM 3,648 Views 6 Comments

MLB set to follow the NFL and NBA with London experiment.

Baseball player kills and eats bull that broke his elbow
# The Bull Perez
From The42
# The Bull Perez

Baseball player kills and eats bull that broke his elbow

Mar 20th 2018, 7:51 AM 9,568 Views 8 Comments

Texas pitcher Martin Perez is not the forgiving kind.

# mlb - Friday 29 December, 2017

How well do you remember the US Sports year?
# It's Quizzness Time
From The42
# It's Quizzness Time

How well do you remember the US Sports year?

Dec 29th 2017, 8:00 PM 4,929 Views 3 Comments

Do you know your Super Bowls from your Stanley Cups?

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