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Jayson Werth robs Cardinals with great catch at fence (Video)Updated Oct 7, 2012 Share Tweet
A half-inning before, Jayson Werth lost a Battle of the Megabeards, striking out with the bases loaded against Lance Lynn, a fellow fur face. But he would get a chance to redeem himself in Game 1 of the NLDS. With the Washington Nationals trailing the S…
Share TweetScore and situation: The Washington Nationals stole Game 1 from the defending World Champion St. Louis Cardinals with a dramatic 3-2 win at Busch Stadium. Leading lads: Pinch-hitter Tyler Moore came through with a two-run single off Marc Rzepczynski in …
Twitter Lets Bud Selig Know That The Teams With Better Records Are Getting ScrewedUpdated Oct 7, 2012 Share TweetSI's Jay Jaffe had it pretty much pegged in August: the MLB's Division Series format this year makes just about no sense, and as a result, we're seeing teams with superior records (and more exciting stories, like the upstart A's) wading into unfriendly …Source: deadspin.comShare TweetThe Cardinals led for most of the game before Tyler Moore's two-run, pinch-hit single in the eighth inning gave the Nationals a lead they would not relinquish in winning 3-2 in Game 1.
Division Series Yak-Athon: Your MLB Playoffs Open ThreadUpdated Oct 7, 2012 Share TweetAll day October baseball! At 12:07, the A's-who took a punch from the Tigers in chilly Detroit last night-have a chance to even the series. At 3:07, the Nationals get their first look at the postseason since the franchise was-holy shit, since 1981?Source: deadspin.com
Moore Hero For Nationals SundayOct 7Tyler Moore's pinch hit two-run single lifts Nationals to Game 1 win over Cardinals.
NLDS RecapOct 7Gio Gonzalez and Bronso Arroyo's performances on the mound key to the National League games Sunday.
Don Banks: Broncos were prepared mentally, but not physically, for Patriot…Oct 7FOXBORO, Mass. -- After another loss to New England was in the books -- their third in the span of 10 games, including last season's playoffs -- Champ Bailey and the rest of his Broncos teammates found the repetition of it all a little wearing.
Don Banks: No shortage of heroes in Colts' inspiring tribute win; more Sna…Oct 7FOXBORO, Mass. -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight as we take stock of an offensively sloppy but memorable Week 5 in the NFL....