9:38 AM EDT, Sun October 22, 2017
Washington Times 10 hours ago
Sabathia can't save Yankees again with loss in ALCS Game 7

Sabathia can't save Yankees again with loss in ALCS Game 7

HOUSTON (AP) - CC Sabathia was on the mound, unbeaten when starting after New York Yankees losses. Aaron Judge made another home run-robbing catch early in the game. Still, the Yankees couldn't avoid elimination this time. Their season is over, and their 41st American League pennant must wait. Sabathia, one ...
Kris Willis / TalkingChop 14 hours ago

2017 ALCS Game 7 open thread

2017 American League Championship Series New York Yankees vs Houston Astros Series tied 3-3. Game 7 - Probable Starters Yankees - CC Sabathia (14-5, 3.69 ERA) Astros - Charlie Morton (14-7, 3.62 ERA) Game Date/Time: Saturday, October 21, 8 p.m. ET Location: Minute Maid Park, Houston, TX TV: FS1 Streaming: Fox Sports Go
Lookout Landing 13 hours ago

10/21/17: ALCS Open Game Thread

Win or go home. A night after riding second half/postseason hero Justin Verlander to a victory to bring the series even, the Astros look to take game seven and move on to the World Series in hopes of fulfilling their Sports Illustrated-declared destiny. Houston Astros at New York Yankees Series...
Kris Willis / TalkingChop 1 hour ago

Atlanta Braves news: Ex-Braves help Astros to World Series

Ex-Braves help lift Astros to World Series Braves fans could feel a little nostalgic Saturday night as Evan Gattis and Brian McCann each came up big for the Houston Astros in their 4-0 win in Game 7 over the New York Yankees. Gattis struck first in the fourth inning with a solo shot to left center...
ESPN 14 hours ago

Follow live: Yankees turn to Sabathia in winner-take-all Game 7

Follow live: Yankees turn to Sabathia in winner-take-all Game 7
River Ave. Blues 10 hours ago
Astros 4, Yankees 0: Game Seven loss sends Yankees home for the winter

Astros 4, Yankees 0: Game Seven loss sends Yankees home for the winter

All great things must come to an end. The incredibly fun and better than pretty much everyone expected 2017 Yankees season came to a close Saturday night, with a 4-0 loss to the Astros in Game Seven of the ALCS. Houston will take on the Dodgers in the World Series. The Yankees are heading home. […] The post Astros 4, Yankees 0: Game Seven loss sends Yankees home for the winter appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
River Ave. Blues 14 hours ago

2017 ALCS Game Seven: Yankees at Astros

So here we are again. Another win or go home game. The Yankees have been through a few of these already this postseason. Except unlike the Wild Card Game or Games Three, Four, and Five of the ALDS, a spot in the World Series is on the line tonight. The Yankees and Astros are playing […] The post 2017...
Larry Brown Sports 13 hours ago

Houston Astros have Ric Flair on their side in ALCS

The Houston Astros entered Game 7 of the ALCS with a big advantage over the New York Yankees, not for any players they have though. The Astros had wrestling personality Ric Flair to pump them up before the game. Take a look at the message he shared for the team: ELECTRIC. @RicFlairNatrBoy pic.twitter.com/oiYqxd7XXG — Houston...Read More
Amazin Avenue 37 mins ago
Mets Morning News: Taking a Long look

Mets Morning News: Taking a Long look

Your Sunday morning dose of Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets Kevin Long is still a prime contender to be the next Mets manager. Here’s what he did to impress the team. Everything else is pretty quiet in the Mets universe. But we did get a chance to catch up the infamous thumbs down guy. Around the AL East The Nationals top brass is facing some heat for the decision to fire Dusty Baker. There’s plenty of changes brewing in the Braves staff too. Just like we’re doing at Amazin’ Avenue, Fish Stripes is doing their own season reviews of Marlins players. Most recently,...

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Larry Brown Sports 22 mins ago

Josh Reddick excited to face Dodgers due to how he was treated by their fans

Josh Reddick is very much looking forward to his opportunity for sweet, sweet revenge against the Los Angeles Dodgers in the World Series. After his Houston Astros clinched the AL pennant with an ALCS Game 7 win over the New York Yankees, the veteran outfielder said he was excited to play the Dodgers because of...Read More
Washington Times 32 mins ago

Teen shot during N. Carolina high school baseball practice

ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) - Authorities are investigating what led to a North Carolina teen being shot in the neck during warmups for his high school baseball practice. Police tell media outlets they're probing the shooting Thursday afternoon at Rocky Mount High School. Authorities say the 15-year-old student was hit ...
MASN Sports 3 hours ago

Six Orioles elect free agency - School of Roch

While the Orioles decide which non-roster players to protect in the Rule 5 draft in December, six of their minor leaguers elected free agency and are eligible to sign with another organization. Pitchers Logan Verrett, Vidal Nuño and Jason Wheeler,...
Grand Rapids Press 3 hours ago
Justin Verlander named ALCS MVP as Astros advance to World Series

Justin Verlander named ALCS MVP as Astros advance to World Series

In the decisive Game 7, it was Astros pitchers Charlie Morton and Lance McCullers Jr. who came up big, combining to strike out 11 in a three-hit shutout. Justin Verlander was named Most Valuable Player of the American League Championship Series for helping his new team advance to the World Series. The Houston Astros beat the New York Yankees 4-0 on Saturday night to win their first AL championship and make their second World Series (the Astros were in the National League in 2005, their only other appearance). Verlander went 2-0 with a 0.56 ERA in his two ALCS...
ESPN 6 hours ago

Led by Jose Altuve, Astros' journey to World Series shows the heart of a champion

Led by Jose Altuve, Astros' journey to World Series shows the heart of a champion
ESPN 7 hours ago

Dodgers vs. Astros: Star-studded World Series will hinge on depth

Dodgers vs. Astros: Star-studded World Series will hinge on depth
Northwest Herald 7 hours ago
Plaque dedicated in Woodstock honors union leader Eugene V. Debs

Plaque dedicated in Woodstock honors union leader Eugene V. Debs

WOODSTOCK – Despite some previous opposition, no one showed up Saturday morning to protest the dedication of a plaque honoring socialist leader and civil rights activist Eugene V. Debs at the Old Courthouse. Instead, a group of supporters packed a room in the Old Courthouse at 11 a.m. for a short introductory presentation about Debs, who was the leader of the American Railway Union during the 1894 Pullman Strike and boycott of Pullman rail cars that involved 250,000 workers in 27 states. After comments by McHenry County Historical...
Washington Times 8 hours ago

Purpose of Confederate monuments political, psychological

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Texas lawmakers in 1895 approved a monument "to the Confederate dead" to be placed on the grounds of the Capitol. Eight years later, more than 5,000 people gathered to see the Confederate Soldiers Monument unveiled - a particularly large crowd considering Austin's population at the turn ...
Larry Brown Sports 8 hours ago

Kate Upton gives fiance Justin Verlander massive celebratory kiss

Justin Verlander got a really nice bonus on top of making it to the World Series winning ALCS MVP on Saturday: a huge smooch from fiancee Kate Upton. Upton was in attendance at Minute Maid Park in Houston to watch her fiance’s team beat the Yankees in Game 7 of the ALCS Saturday. FS1 cameras...Read More
Northwest Herald 9 hours ago
Girls on the Run of Northwest Illinois looking for volunteer coaches

Girls on the Run of Northwest Illinois looking for volunteer coaches

CRYSTAL LAKE – Girls on the Run of Northwest Illinois's spring program is looking for volunteer coaches. The nonprofit organization is offering a 10-week program teaching life skills and encouraging personal development, and it needs coaches who can meet with a team of girls for 90 minutes two days a week after school. The goal of the program is to educate and empower girls at an early age to build confidence through health and fitness. For information about how to become a coach, visit www.gotrwil.org. ...
Northwest Herald 9 hours ago
Crystal Lake-based District 155 considering relocation of Haber Oaks, administrative offices

Crystal Lake-based District 155 considering relocation of Haber Oaks, administrative offices

CRYSTAL LAKE – Community High School District 155 might move the operations of its Haber Oaks Campus to Crystal Lake South High School. Or district administration staff might move there. Or maybe neither will happen. For now, all three options are on the table. It all depends on the results of a feasibility study the district recently initiated to assess its building use as overall enrollment continues to decline and costs continue to rise. On Tuesday, the board tentatively approved a...
Northwest Herald 9 hours ago
Algonquin receives balanced budget award for 14th consecutive year

Algonquin receives balanced budget award for 14th consecutive year

ALGONQUIN – The village of Algonquin was recognized for having a distinguished budget for the 14th year in a row. The Government Finance Officers Association awarded the village for its fiscal 2018 budget. Algonquin also received recognition for special performance measures for illustrating a clear link of operational data to financial decision-making, according to a news release from the village. “Village staff has once again done a tremendous job in not only putting together a balanced budget, but one that is easily understandable...

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