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Crown control: A's retain title in front of home crowd

Crown control: A's retain title in front of home crowd

MLB.com Updated Sep 22, 2013
The A's had not even completed the third inning of their 11-7 victory Sunday over the Twins at the Coliseum before learning they'd won the American League West by virtue of the Rangers' extra-inning loss in Kansas City.
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  • A's seal AL West title following Rangers' loss

    A's seal AL West title following Rangers' loss

    The A's clinched their 16th AL West title and 26th postseason appearance when Texas lost 4-0 at Kansas City on Sunday. Oakland was playing the Minnesota Twins.
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  • Maxwell's slam in 10th gets Royals by Rangers

    Maxwell's slam in 10th gets Royals by Rangers

    ESPN.com Sep 22, 2013
    Justin Maxwell hit a grand slam with two outs in the 10th inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Texas Rangers 4-0 Sunday in a matchup of AL wild-card contenders.
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  • Pulse: Braves, Cardinals, A's join celebration

    Pulse: Braves, Cardinals, A's join celebration

    MLB.com Sep 22, 2013
    The Marlins embraced the role of spoiler on Sunday, securing the Braves' National League East title and pushing the Cardinals into the postseason with a 4-2 win over the Nationals. At Kauffman Stadium, meanwhile, the Royals' walk-off 4-0 win over the Ra…
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  • Tribe tops Astros to stay Wild for another day

    Tribe tops Astros to stay Wild for another day

    MLB.com Sep 22, 2013
    With Sunday's sweep-clinching 9-2 win over the Astros, the Indians have won nine of their last 11 games and 14 of the past 19. They entered the day carrying an American League Wild Card berth and made sure the Rangers could not wrestle it away just yet.
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  • Video - AL Wild-Card Race Down To The Wire 01:27

    AL Wild-Card Race Down To The Wire

    Sep 22
    Baseball Tonight breaks down the AL Wild-Card race with a week remaining in the regular season.
  • Video - Maxwell's Walk-Off GS Lifts Royals 01:28

    Maxwell's Walk-Off GS Lifts Royals

    Sep 22
    Baseball Tonight Spotlight: Justin Maxwell's 10th-inning grand slam clinched the Royals a winning season and a 4-0 victory over the Rangers.
  • Video - Maxwell's Walk-Off GS Lifts Royals 00:32

    Maxwell's Walk-Off GS Lifts Royals

    Sep 22
    Justin Maxwell's 10th-inning grand slam gave the Royals a winning season and a 4-0 victory over the Rangers.

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. ...