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9/27/2014

Trumbo homers twice, D-Backs beat Cardinals 5-2

Trumbo homers twice, D-Backs beat Cardinals 5-2

Posted 9:28 PM 9/27/2014 by The Associated Press

PHOENIX - Mark Trumbo homered twice and the Arizona Diamondbacks prevented St. Louis from clinching the NL Central title with a 5-2 victory over the Cardinals on Saturday night.

The Cardinals secured at least a tie for the division crown when Pittsburgh lost to Cincinnati earlier Saturday (More)...

Royals miss chance at 1st place, lose to White Sox

Cardinals beat Arizona in 10, stay alone in 1st

Royals clinch playoff spot with win over White Sox

9/25/2014

Royals beat White Sox, now just one win away from playoff berth

Royals beat White Sox, now just one win away from playoff berth

Posted 8:51 PM 9/25/2014 by The Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) - Eric Hosmer homered and drove in two runs, Lorenzo Cain had four hits and scored twice, and the Kansas City Royals put themselves on the verge of a playoff spot with a 6-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night.

One more win for Kansas City, or a loss by (More)...

Construction begins on renovated stadium in Joplin

9/24/2014

Arrieta flawless in Cubs' victory over Cardinals

Arrieta flawless in Cubs' victory over Cardinals

Posted 8:19 PM 9/24/2014 by The Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) - Jake Arrieta pitched seven strong innings to outduel St. Louis' John Lackey and lead the Chicago Cubs to a 3-1 victory over the Cardinals on Wednesday night.

Arrieta (10-5), coming off a one-hit shutout against Cincinnati last week, limited St. Louis to two hits and an (More)...

Royals can't complete sweep in 6-4 loss

9/23/2014

Castillo's HR in 10th lifts Cubs over Cards 4-3

Castillo's HR in 10th lifts Cubs over Cards 4-3

Posted 8:53 PM 9/23/2014 by The Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) - Welington Castillo homered and drove in the winning run with a 10th-inning single, giving the Chicago Cubs a 4-3 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals that tightened the NL Central race Tuesday night.

St. Louis' lead was reduced to 1 1/2 games over second-place Pittsburgh (More)...

Royals roll on, shut out Indians 7-1

9/22/2014

Royals lose suspended game 4-3 to Indians

Royals lose suspended game 4-3 to Indians

Posted 3:37 PM 9/22/2014 by The Associated Press

CLEVELAND (AP) - Scott Atchison struggled but got three outs in the 10th inning as the Cleveland Indians moved within 2½ games of Kansas City in the AL wild-card chase on Monday by completing a 4-3 win over the Royals in a game suspended on Aug. 31.

Atchison gave up a two-out RBI (More)...

Wainwright wins 20th, Cardinals beat Cubs 8-0

Royals beat Indians 2-0, gain on Tigers

9/21/2014

Cards clinch playoff spot, then lose 7-2 to Reds

Cards clinch playoff spot, then lose 7-2 to Reds

Posted 8:39 PM 9/21/2014 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Cardinals clinched a playoff spot on Sunday, and then lost 7-2 to Jay Bruce and the Cincinnati Reds.

St. Louis secured its fourth consecutive postseason appearance when Milwaukee lost to Pittsburgh earlier in the day. But the Cardinals' lead in the NL Central (More)...

Cardinals clinch playoff spot for 4th year in row

Royals avoid sweep, beat Detroit 5-2

Cards hit 3 HRs, top Reds, move closer to playoffs

9/20/2014

Tigers top Royals to lead AL Central

Tigers top Royals to lead AL Central

Posted 2:27 PM 9/20/2014 by The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY (AP) - Max Scherzer and the Detroit Tigers won their appeal on a wild play, and Joe Nathan escaped a ninth-inning jam to hold off the Kansas City Royals 3-2 Saturday and boost their AL Central lead.

The Tigers increased their edge to 2 1/2 games over the Royals. Kansas City (More)...

Cardinals beat Reds 2-1, stay 2 1-2 up in Central

Tigers pound Royals 10-1 to pad AL Central lead

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