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MLB POSTSEASON

MLB playoff push: Twins clinch return to October, plus current postseason bracket

With Minnesota becoming the latest to wrap up a postseason spot, we look at who hopes to join them and more.

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Playoffs schedule, bubble locations and how to watch every postseason game

Here's the schedule for every matchup of this unique October.

CHANGES IN HOUSTON?

Why losing Justin Verlander to surgery marks beginning of the end of Astros' sad legacy

The Cooperstown-worthy ace might have thrown his last pitch for Houston, but that might not be the only big change for the tarnished franchise.

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Verlander reveals he will need Tommy John surgery

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SATURDAY'S GAMES

SATURDAY'S BEST

White Sox go back-to-back-to-back

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Clint Frazier takes some time to help a bug in Yankees' 8-0 win over Red Sox

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'HAVE TO DO WHAT'S RIGHT FOR ME'

Ron Gardenhire announces retirement

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Doing it his way

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  • MLB umpire Joe West has never missed a call. Just ask him

    Joe West can be seen as a good umpire or a jerk. He is self-deprecating one minute and vindictive the next. He will put his arm around you as quickly as he will throw you out of a game. For 44 years, he's done it the only way that matters to him: his way.