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Sep. 23—The New York Yankees currently sit in the second and final wild-card spot to make the American League playoffs. The question is will they hold on? With only nine games remaining on the schedule, every win will be big. To boot, they play the Boston Red Sox, Toronto Blue Jays and the Tampa Bay Rays to close the season. All are three-game series with the first two coming on the road. The ...

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Win or lose, New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman will have his work cut out for him after the 2021 World Series. By now, it’s clear the club needs to upgrade its starting rotation and figure out a long-term plan at shortstop after moving Gleyber Torres back to second base. Want more Yankees coverage? Get exclusive news, behind-the-scenes observations and the ability to text directly ...

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NEW YORK – We’ve spent the summer chasing baseball’s most elusive characters, those shape-shifting Yankees, who until now have refused to identity themselves. World beaters or heartbreakers? The real deal or Walmart knockoffs? The bad news: we still don’t know. The good news: Time’s up. With nine games to go, we’re about to untangle The Great Bronx Mystery. If you thought the first six months ...

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Sep. 23—Gabe McElwain has returned to top form, and that's good news for Walnut. The junior took first place in the Class 1A/2A/3A division at Saturday's Saltillo Invitational, crossing the finish line in 18 minutes flat. That helped Walnut to a second-place finish, just one point behind five-time reigning 1A state champion Tupelo Christian. After helping the Wildcats win the 2A state title in ...

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Sep. 23—They are the Shapiro brothers of Jacksonville football. Big bro is Tristan, a senior who has emerged since late last season as one of the area's top wide receivers. Then there is Shane, a junior receiver playing his first varsity season. They were teammates previously as eighth and seventh graders, but had to wait until Shane moved to varsity this season to be reunited in a ...

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One of the best teams in baseball takes on a division rival in a double-header on Thursday, as the Chicago White Sox continue to try and state their claim as a top team in the American League when they take on the Cleveland Indians for the first two of five games this week. The reason for the double-header is because of a makeup after their meeting on June 2 was postponed due to inclement ...

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Sep. 23—CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Akron RubberDucks will look to haul out the brooms Friday as they hope to sweep the Bowie Baysox in the Class AA Northeast Championship series. Akron defeated Bowie, 8-5, in Prince George's Stadium on Wednesday. The potential title-clinching Game 3 is Friday, Sept. 24, at Canal Park in Akron. Xzavion Curry's first Double-A win came at a good time for the Ducks, ...

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Sep. 23—The final three weeks of the regular season might not drastically change the year for any player. But a strong finish seemingly can only help Kansas City Royals corner infielder/outfielder Hunter Dozier. This spring, the Royals committed to Dozier, who turned 30 last month, with a contract extension that likely keeps him in the club's plans through at least 2024. His versatility and ...