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Red alert: Rout forges tie for Wild Card lead

Red alert: Rout forges tie for Wild Card lead

MLB.com ESPN.com Updated Sep 22, 2013
The Reds moved quickly on Sunday to put a damper on the Pirates' regular-season home finale. Now they will spend the week trying to make sure Pittsburgh doesn't host any postseason games at PNC Park. An 11-3 victory gave the Reds two of three games in t…
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  • College football game rips apart Busch Stadium turf

    College football game rips apart Busch Stadium turf

    yahoo.com Sep 22, 2013
    For some reason, the St. Louis Cardinals allowed two college football teams to play at Busch Stadium on Saturday, and the game pitting Southern Illinois against Southeast Missouri did a number on the bluegrass turf. The Cardinals, who sit two games ahea…
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  • Video - Reds Pull Even With Pirates 00:31

    Reds Pull Even With Pirates

    Sep 22
    The Reds tied the Pirates for the top spot in the National League wild-card race with an 11-3 victory over them.

Sports Columnists

  • Chicago Bears offense still needs help from its defense to win games

    Sep 22
    The Bears' offense is trying to evolve while the defense has maintained its game-winning identity.
  • Chicago Bears offense still needs help from its defense to win games

    Sep 22
    The Bears' offense is trying to evolve while the defense has maintained its game-winning identity.
  • Don Banks: Ravens turn back the clock in win over Texans

    Sep 22
    BALTIMORE, Md. -- Turns out Week 3 was a Throwback Sunday in what is shaping up as a Throwback Season in Baltimore. The Ravens are back to their old-school ways of winning with defense and special teams, and it was only fitting that they went all retro-…
  • Don Banks: NFC East hits rock bottom with winless Giants, Redskins; more S…

    Sep 22
    BALTIMORE, Md. -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight while watching Ray Lewis enter the Ravens' Ring of Honor amid an impressive Baltimore victory over Houston in Week 3 at M&T Bank Stadium. ...