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  • Marla Ridenour: Offensively challenged Indians favor balanced lineup over big bat theory

    CLEVELAND I walked away from the Indians' American League wild card loss to the Tampa Bay Rays last year obsessed with one thought: The Tribe needed a big bat. The 2014 season ended Sunday with the Indians finishing three games out of the second wild...
  • Tigers hope to put postseason frustrations behind them

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Detroit Tigers - INSIDE PITCH DETROIT -- It barely matters that the Detroit Tigers had to struggle through a 162-game season. Now they have reached a postseason that has frustrated three years in a row. The...
  • Sox's Jose Abreu gets MVP support

    Sox's Jose Abreu gets MVP support
    Jose Abreu has at least one supporter in his bid to be named the American League Most Valuable Player. Gary Sheffield, an analyst on “Sunday MLB on TBS,” said he would give the nod to the White Sox slugger. “If you put Abreu on the...
  • Preview: Astros at Mets

    Jose Altuve wasn't interested in resting on his laurels and admitted as much, saying that he was intent on winning the American League batting title on the field. The diminutive star didn't help his cause following an 0-for-4 performance heading into...
  • Tigers 3, Twins 0

    Tigers 3, Twins 0: David Price struck out eight in 7 1/3 innings and Ian Kinsler drove in two runs to power host Detroit to its fourth consecutive American League Central title. Kinsler delivered a solo home run and an RBI single while Torii Hunter added...
  • Mets 8, Astros 3

    The Sports Xchange By Jerry Beach, The Sports Xchange Mets 8, Astros 3 NEW YORK -- Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve locked up the American League batting championship but the New York Mets won the season finale when Lucas Duda collected four...
  • Mets end season on a high note

    Mets end season on a high note NEW YORK -- The New York Mets could not have scripted a better finale to the 2014 season. Now begins the task of authoring a storybook 2015 that includes a long-awaited return to the playoffs. First baseman Lucas Duda...
  • Duda plays role of hero in Mets' win

    The Sports Xchange By Jerry Beach, The Sports Xchange Duda plays role of hero in Mets' win NEW YORK -- Lucas Duda isn't one to show the type of emotion he displayed Saturday night. Then again, before Saturday night, the New York Mets' first baseman had...
  • Mets 2, Astros 1

    The Sports Xchange By Jerry Beach, The Sports Xchange Mets 2, Astros 1 NEW YORK -- Lucas Duda's two-run homer off the right-field foul pole with two outs in the ninth inning Saturday night lifted the New York Mets to a dramatic 2-1 win over the Houston...
  • Memorable homecoming for Twins' Achter in victory over Tigers

    DETROIT The announced 35,178 who showed up at Comerica Park on Friday for Twins-Tigers didn't get to do the celebrating they had hoped for. Well, except for the dozen or so who are related to A.J. Achter. The former Michigan State right hander earned his...
  • Astros excited about 70th win

    The Sports Xchange By Jerry Beach, The Sports Xchange Astros excited about 70th win NEW YORK -- First Jose Altuve got the base hit that allowed him to maintain his lead in the American League batting race. Then the All-Star second baseman scored the...