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Why Mets-Braves is the most important regular-season series possible in new MLB playoff format

This weekend's matchup doesn't just matter in New York and Atlanta -- it has implications for baseball fans everywhere.

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Michael Harris' baseball life has always been in Braves Country

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Shohei Ohtani serves up 10 Ks but loses no-no in the 8th

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MLB playoff tracker: Who can clinch next, key series and current playoff bracket

The race to reach October is on. Here's the latest on which teams will be playing in the postseason.

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Wait, MLB tiebreaker games are gone? Here's what the rule change means for this season

Game 163 is no more. Here's why, and what could happen to this year's races without one.

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