McCann drives in 3 as Braves beat Giants 6-3 Brian McCann hit a two-run homer and an RBI single in his third game this season after coming off the disabled list, and the Atlanta Braves beat the San Francisco Giants 6-3 on Thursday night to begin a four-game series between NL division leaders. More
Royals snap Braves' 10-game win streak Wade Davis pitched five-hit ball for seven innings, Jeff Francoeur had a fourth-inning RBI single and the Kansas City Royals stopped Atlanta's 10-game winning streak with a 1-0 victory Wednesday. More
Sources: Verlander gets record $180M deal Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers have reached agreement on a new contract that could exceed $202 million, according to sources. Verlander's deal, which would make him the highest-paid pitcher in the game, is for seven years and worth $180 million, sources said. More
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Cruz, Orioles beat Tigers 2-1 for ALDS sweep DETROIT (AP) — A runaway title in a division of behemoths, then an unexpected sweep against a trio of Cy Young winners. 10/18/2014 - 6:50 pm | View Link
Rough ALDS caps Tigers' roller-coaster year The Tigers' rule of the American League Central continued, now at four consecutive division titles. The Tigers' search for a World Series title continued as well, now at 30 years since the team's magical 1984 season. 10/6/2014 - 7:51 pm | View Link
MLB Notebook: Hosmer, Moose poised to enter KC lore The Royals got home runs from Eric Hosmer and Mike Moustakas and six innings of two-run ball from James Shields, and that formula helped Kansas City to an 8-3 victory that sealed a three-game sweep over the Angels in the ALDS. 10/6/2014 - 1:46 pm | View Link
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With 2-1 win, Orioles sweep Tigers to advance to AL Championship Series Club moves past the AL Division Series for the first time since 1997 Nelson Cruz broke a scoreless tie in the sixth inning with a two-run homer off David Price, giving the Orioles a 2-1 clinching win over the Tigers in Game 3 of the AL Division Series. 10/5/2014 - 8:16 pm | View Link
Orioles beat Tigers 2-1, win ALDS series 3-0 "We got beat. There's all there is to say," Scherzer said. "We got outplayed in the series in every facet." After dropping the first two games of the ALDS in Baltimore — the second thanks to an eighth-inning collapse by the bullpen — the Tigers ... 10/5/2014 - 11:10 pm | View Link
Cruz, Orioles beat Tigers 2-1 for ALDS sweep "We got beat. There's all there is to say," Scherzer said. "We got outplayed in the series ... seventh. Tigers C Alex Avila left in the sixth after taking a foul ball off the mask. Baltimore reached the ALCS in 1996 and 1997, losing to the Yankees and ... 10/5/2014 - 3:40 pm | View Link
Tigers Beat Yankees In ALDS Game 2 To Tie Series NEW YORK — Robinson Cano and the New York Yankees failed to finish off their rally in the rain. Better bounce back quickly, though. Justin Verlander is on deck for Detroit, and it's a pretty safe bet he'll pitch more than one inning this time. Max ... 12/1/2011 - 8:12 pm | View Link
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The Nigeria Football Federation says it has avoided a long-term ban by FIFA after in-fighting over the leadership of the football body was ended through intervention by the country's president.
The NFF says Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has ensured "a truce" and a faction challenging new NFF President Amaju Pinnick's election last month has "discontinued" legal action against him.
The world body gave Nigeria until midday Friday local time (1100 GMT) to withdraw a court order nullifying the Sept.
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