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A view of a weather tarp covering the infield as rain falls to postpone Game Three of the American League Championship Series between the Baltimore Orioles and the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium on October 13, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Kyle Rivas/Getty Images)

Orioles Head to Kansas City Down 0-2 to Royals in ALCS

The Orioles were 46-35 on the road this season, a decent mark but by no means the same level of dominance that they exhibited at home.

10/12/2014

Asdrubal Cabrera #3, Jayson Werth #28 and manager Matt Williams #9 of the Washington Nationals look on during Game 4 of their NLDS against the San Francisco Giants.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Gone in 96 Hours: The 2014 Washington Nationals

How does the most talented team in baseball disappear in four short days? That’s the question Washington Nationals fans are left asking themselves after the team’s latest postseason letdown.

10/10/2014

Orioles slugger Chris Davis has been left off the team's roster for its AL Championship Series against the Royals.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Orioles Leave Slugger Davis Off ALCS Roster

Suspended slugger Chris Davis won’t be playing in the AL Championship Series for the Baltimore Orioles.

10/10/2014

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5 Baseball Robberies from 2014 You Have To See

Robberies, just another reason why baseball is the greatest sport.

10/10/2014

Ian Desmond of the Washington Nationals reacts as he strikes out in the ninth inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game 4 of the National League Division Series at AT&T Park on Oct. 7, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Nationals Thrive for 162 Games, But Not in October

For the second time in three years, the Washington Nationals won the most games in the NL — and then quickly exited from the playoffs.

10/08/2014

Aaron Barrett talks to Ian Desmond (left) and Adam LaRoche after throwing a wild pitch in the seventh inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game 4 of the National League Division Series at AT&T Park on Oct. 7, 2014 in San Francisco.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Nats’ Aaron Barrett: ‘We Will Come Back Stronger Than Ever’

Aaron Barrett, the Nationals’ rookie relief pitcher who surrendered the game-winning run in Tuesday’s heartbreaking Game 4 playoff loss, says Washington “will come back stronger than ever.”

10/08/2014

Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar waits for the throw as the Orioles' Adam Jones slides safely into second base for a double during a game at Oriole Park at Camden Yards in May. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Orioles ALCS Schedule vs. Royals

After winning the American League East Division and sweeping the Detroit Tigers in the AL Division Series, the Baltimore Orioles are making their first appearance in the AL Championship Series since 1997.

10/08/2014

Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants is out at home plate by Aaron Barrett #30 of the Washington Nationals in the seventh inning during Game Four of the National League Division Series at AT&T Park on October 7, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Nationals’ Season Ends With 3-2 Loss to Giants in NLDS Game 4

The Washington Nationals’ season is over after losing 3-2 to the San Francisco Giants in Game 4 of their National League Division Series on Tuesday night.

10/08/2014

Rafael Soriano adjusts his cap on the mound after blowing a lead against the Phillies in September. (Photo by Jonathan Ernst/Getty Images)

Nats Leave Detwiler Off NLDS Roster, Keep Soriano

Left-hander Ross Detwiler has been left off the Washington Nationals’ roster for their NL Division Series against the San Francisco Giants.

10/03/2014

Gregor Blanco of the San Francisco Giants is tagged out at third base by Kevin Frandsen of the Washington Nationals at AT&T Park on June 9, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Nationals-Giants: NL’s Top Record vs. Postseason Experience

The San Francisco Giants and Washington Nationals both missed the postseason last year. That’s pretty much where the similarities end heading into Friday’s NL Division Series opener.

10/03/2014

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