There are probably very few fans who can recall the AL shortstop, second base duo who hit as well as Correa and Altuve. Duo of Altuve and Correa is powerful one for Houston
Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer
A bridge named after David Ortiz? Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker and the state House and Senate have put forth a joint proposal to rename the Brookline Avenue bridge between Lansdowne Street and Newbury Street, spanning the Mass Pike. Under the plan, the Mass. Dept. of Transportation would place a marker on the bridge, declaring it the "David Ortiz (Big Papi) Bridge."
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Freddie Freeman extended his hitting streak to 30 games, the longest streak in the majors this season.
Greeny: Epstein is 'dramatically underpaid'
Based on the value that Theo Epstein has brought to the Cubs' organization, as well as his history with the Red Sox, Mike Greenberg feels he's worth more than $50M.
OTD: Babe Ruth hits 58th and 59th homers
On this date in 1927, Babe Ruth hit his 58th and 59th home runs of the season to tie the HR record he set in 1921, in a 15-4 rout of the Washington Senators. '27 Yankees on Twitter
Wednesday's Postseason implications
- Red Sox clinch AL East title
- Orioles beat Blue Jays to keep sole possession of second AL wild card
- Mets' magic number shrinks to 2 after win plus Cardinals loss
Mets hold on to top wild-card spot
James Loney and Jay Bruce each hit home runs to help the Mets beat the Marlins and hold on to the top spot in the NL wild-card race.
Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer
Padres 6, Dodgers 5, Final. Dodgers fail to gain ground on the Nationals for home field in the NLDS. They remain two back with four to play.
John Jaso hits for cycle in Pirates' win
Jaso drives in five runs and hits the first cycle in PNC Park history in the Pirates' 8-4 victory over the Cubs.
Tigers top Indians in rain-shortened game
Miguel Cabrera's three-run blast in the fifth inning is the difference in the Tigers' 6-3 win over the Indians.
Kim hits pinch-hit game-winning homer
Hyun Soo Kim pinch hits in the top of the ninth and belts a two-run home run to give the Orioles a 3-2 win over the Blue Jays and make the Red Sox American League East champions.
Freeman extends hit streak to 30 games
Freddie Freeman owns the longest hitting streak of the season after a sixth-inning single in the Braves' 12-2 win over the Phillies stretched his streak to 30 games. Freeman passed Boston's Jackie Bradley Jr. (29 games).
Teixeira's grand slam gives Yankees walk-off win
Down 3-1 in the bottom of the ninth with the bases loaded, Mark Teixeira hits a grand slam into the right-field seats to lift the Yankees to a 5-3 victory over the Red Sox.