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Jamaal Charles a game-time decision

Jamaal Charles a game-time decision

profootballtalk.com Updated 1 hour ago
The official diagnosis on Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles suggested that he’d miss time. And he still may. But there’s a good chance he won’t. Despite having a high ankle sprain (and a bone bruise, per a source with knowledge of the situation), Charl…
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  • The Grand Slam: Mariners miss opportunity to gain ground in wil…

    The Grand Slam: Mariners miss opportunity to gain ground in wild-card

    yahoo.com 9 hours ago
    The setup was perfect for the Seattle Mariners. Earlier in the day, both the Oakland A's and Kansas City Royals lost, opening the door for Seattle to move into a tie for the wild-card lead with a win over Houston. That door slammed shut quickly though. …
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  • Roundup: Brewers Top Pirates to Trim Gap in Race

    Roundup: Brewers Top Pirates to Trim Gap in Race

    nytimes.com 10 hours ago
    The Brewers edged the Pittsburgh Pirates, 1-0, on Saturday night to gain ground in the race for the second National League wild-card spot.
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  • Pitched battle goes to man with most weapons

    Pitched battle goes to man with most weapons

    MLB.com 15 hours ago
    The score was 3-2, and the Tigers' second straight win over the Royals on Saturday seemingly came down to a few key plays. And it did. But it also came about because Max Scherzer masterfully used his four-pitch arsenal to confound the Kansas City batter…
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  • Furiously Double-Fisting Royals Fan Is A Damned National Hero

    Furiously Double-Fisting Royals Fan Is A Damned National Hero

    deadspin.com 17 hours ago
    This Royals fan couldn't gulp Bud Light fast enough in the ninth inning of Kansas City's eventual loss to the Tigers, and we're not sure where he needed to be but apparently he needed to be drunk before he got there. Or maybe just slightly buzzed, given…
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  • Salvador Perez's baserunning error confuses umpires, proves cos…

    Salvador Perez's baserunning error confuses umpires, proves costly for Royals

    yahoo.com 17 hours ago
    This weekend's Tigers-Royals series definitely has a postseason feel to it. And really, what's a postseason series without something bizarre or controversial happening? We definitely saw one of the strangest, most confusing plays of the season in Saturd…
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  • Tigers shake Royals to boost AL Central lead

    Tigers shake Royals to boost AL Central lead

    Max Scherzer and the Detroit Tigers won their appeal on a wild play, and Joe Nathan escaped a ninth-inning jam to hold off the Kansas City Royals 3-2 Saturday and boost their AL Central lead.
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  • Umpires' reversal removes Royals' run in sixth

    Umpires' reversal removes Royals' run in sixth

    MLB.com 17 hours ago
    After further review, a Tigers middle infield calamity became a game-changing escape. However, it wasn't replay, but an umpires' conference that ruled Salvador Perez never tagged up for the Royals' would-be go-ahead run in the sixth inning of their AL C…
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  • Willingham bats third with Cain getting break

    Willingham bats third with Cain getting break

    MLB.com 22 hours ago
    Lorenzo Cain has gone 9-for-28 (.321) in the Royals' homestand, but he was not in the No. 3 spot in Saturday's starting lineup against the Tigers. Instead, Josh Willingham batted third as the designated hitter. There were a couple of reasons, according …
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  • Postseason Picture for Saturday, Sept. 20

    Postseason Picture for Saturday, Sept. 20

    MLB.com Sep 20 (yesterday)
    The Tigers and Royals have staged a summer-long battle for the American League Central, and it's a fair bet their three-game set this weekend will go a long way toward determining the outcome. If that's the case, Detroit made quite the opening statement…
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  • Tigers' bats blast Royals to stretch Central lead

    Tigers' bats blast Royals to stretch Central lead

    MLB.com ESPN.com nytimes.com yahoo.com Sep 20 (yesterday)
    Justin Verlander fired 7 1/3 strong innings, while Ian Kinsler's two-run homer capped a five-run fifth that sealed the first-place Tigers' 10-1 win over the Royals on Friday night.
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  • Royals recall lefty Collins for pennant race

    Royals recall lefty Collins for pennant race

    MLB.com Sep 19 (yesterday)
    Left-handed reliever Tim Collins was recalled from Triple-A Omaha on Friday, rejoining the Royals after an absence of more than 2 1/2 months.
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  • Jamaal Charles questionable for Sunday’s game at Miami

    Jamaal Charles questionable for Sunday’s game at Miami

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Sep 19 (yesterday)
    Chiefs tailback Jamaal Charles (ankle) is questionable for the club’s Sunday’s matchup at the Dolphins, according to the injury report. The Chiefs’ lead back, Charles was limited for a second straight day with his injury, a high-ankle ailment. A “questi…
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  • Chiefs vs. Dolphins preview

    Chiefs vs. Dolphins preview

    ESPN.com Sep 19 (2 days ago)
    The Kansas City Chiefs (0-2) and Miami Dolphins (1-1) meet for the first time since 2006 on Sunday at Sun Life Stadium. The Chiefs are coming off a 24-17 loss to the Broncos in Denver, a game in which the result wasn't decided until the Chiefs' fourth-d…
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  • Video - Tigers Hold Off Royals After Overturned Play 00:54

    Tigers Hold Off Royals After Overturned Play

    Sep 20
    The Tigers beat the Royals 3-2 to extent their lead in the AL Central.
  • Video - Tigers Up 10-0 After Kinsler's Homer 00:09

    Tigers Up 10-0 After Kinsler's Homer

    Sep 19
    Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler hits a home run that just stays fair to left versus the Royals.
  • Video - Tigers Rough Up Royals 01:08

    Tigers Rough Up Royals

    Sep 19
    Ian Kinsler drove in three runs and Justin Verlander surrendered just one run over 7 1/3 innings as the Tigers defeated the Royals 10-1.
  • Video - NFL Live Prediction: Chiefs-Dolphins 00:42

    NFL Live Prediction: Chiefs-Dolphins

    Sep 18
    The NFL Live crew make their picks for Kansas City at Miami.

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