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The Pittsburgh Pirates are now under .500 after being swept by …

The Pittsburgh Pirates are now under .500 after being swept by Milwaukee

yahoo.com Updated Sep 20, 2012
Of all the ways a baseball team can disappoint its fans, it's hard to think of a crueler gut punch than the felonious beating the Pittsburgh Pirates are administering to their loyal supporters right now. OK, well there's the century-plus of futility tha…
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  • Reds sweep, become first to clinch playoff spot

    Reds sweep, become first to clinch playoff spot

    ESPN.com MLB.com Sep 20, 2012
    The Cincinnati Reds became the first team in the majors to clinch a playoff spot this season, beating the Chicago Cubs 5-3 Thursday while manager Dusty Baker remained in a hospital after being diagnosed with an irregular heartbeat.
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  • Dale Sveum Doesn't Even Have The Heart To Be Mad At His Players…

    Dale Sveum Doesn't Even Have The Heart To Be Mad At His Players For Not Paying Attention

    deadspin.com Sep 20, 2012
    This is life as a Cubs manager. There are 25 people (40 in September!) whose only goal in life seems to be to give you agita. They do bad baseball things, but even worse they do dumb baseball things, and after a while it just becomes too much to take an…
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  • Cubs to celebrate Kerry Wood on Sunday

    Cubs to celebrate Kerry Wood on Sunday

    MLB.com Sep 20, 2012
    The Cubs will celebrate recently retired pitcher Kerry Wood on Sunday at Wrigley Field in a pregame ceremony.
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  • Video - Reds Win, First To Clinch Playoff Spot 00:31

    Reds Win, First To Clinch Playoff Spot

    Sep 20
    Reds top Cubs 5-3, complete sweep.

Sports Columnists

  • John Clayton's Last Call

    Sep 20
    Upsets. Overtime thrillers. Questionable officiating. Yes, it was one wacky Sunday, writes John Clayton.
  • Milicic to continue NBA career, sign with Celtics

    Sep 20
    Free agent center Darko Milicic has decided to stay in the NBA and continue his career with the Boston Celtics.
  • Milicic to continue NBA career, sign with Celtics

    Sep 20
    Free agent center Darko Milicic has decided to stay in the NBA and continue his career with the Boston Celtics.
  • Milicic to continue NBA career, sign with Celtics

    Sep 20
    Free agent center Darko Milicic has decided to stay in the NBA and continue his career with the Boston Celtics.