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Today in History: November 8, Hitler's "Beer-Hall Putsch"

Nov. 08, 2022 00:36 AM EST

Today in History Today is Tuesday, Nov. 8, the 312th day of 2022. There are 53 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Nov. 8, 1923, Adolf Hitler launched his first attempt at seizing power in Germany with a failed coup in Munich...

Chebet and Lokedi of Kenya win NYC Marathon races in debuts

Nov. 06, 2022 17:50 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Kenyans Evans Chebet and Sharon Lokedi made huge splashes in their New York City Marathon debuts on Sunday. Chebet won the men's race and Lokedi the women's race in her first-ever marathon on an unseasonably warm day, with temperatures in the 70s making it one of...

Phillies hire DJs for live show during World Series BP

Nov. 01, 2022 20:18 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Phillies are keeping the hits coming at this World Series. On the scoreboard — and from Billboard. While Kyle Schwarber and the NL champion Phillies took batting practice ahead of Game 3 on Tuesday night, Mr Hollywood DJ and DJ...

Astros sweep Yankees in ALCS, advance to World Series again

Oct. 24, 2022 02:33 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — In recent years, it's almost become an October ritual: Astros top Yankees. Astros take pennant. Yordan Alvarez and Alex Bregman delivered big hits and Houston advanced to the World Series again, finishing a four-game sweep in the AL Championship Series with a 6-5...

Javier, Astros romp 5-0 over Yanks, Cole, take 3-0 ALCS lead

Oct. 22, 2022 22:53 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Cristian Javier and the Houston Astros aren’t just beating the Yankees, they’re chomping them up. And now Dusty Baker’s team is on the verge of an astonishing four-game sweep. Javier and Houston’s bullpen combined on a three-hitter, Chas McCormick followed a...

Judge, slumping Yankees on the brink after getting blanked

Oct. 22, 2022 22:50 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Back home for a must-win game, Aaron Judge and the New York Yankees generated more boos than base hits. One more punchless performance and their season is over. Handcuffed again by Cristian Javier and Houston's stingy pitching staff, the power-packed...

Power outage could mean quick end to Yanks' postseason

Oct. 21, 2022 17:19 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A power outage could mean a quick end to the New York Yankees’ postseason. Houston largely has kept the Yankees from hitting home runs, allowing only a pair of solo shots. The Astros arrive in New York with a 2-0 AL Championship Series lead going into Game 3 on...

Bregman HR as Valdez, Astros edge Yankees 3-2, lead ALCS 2-0

Oct. 21, 2022 00:24 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Alex Bregman, Framber Valdez and the Houston Astros are off to a perfect start this postseason. Taking the formula that won them 106 games in the regular season — strong pitching and hitting home runs — the Astros kept rolling against the New York Yankees. ...

Verlander Ks 11 to lead Astros over Yankees 4-2 in ALCS

Oct. 20, 2022 00:55 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — When Justin Verlander was laboring and needed 45 pitches to get through two innings, Astros manager Dusty Baker was worried he’d have to go to his bullpen early. Instead, the veteran ace buckled down and found a groove, striking out 11 in six strong innings to...

Stanton, Judge HR, Yankees beat Guards, into ALCS vs Astros

Oct. 18, 2022 21:59 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Gleyber Torres stepped on second base for the final out, swinging his arms back and forth, four times in all, while glaring at Josh Naylor and the Guardians dugout. Giancarlo Stanton and Aaron Judge rocked Cleveland with early homers, and Nestor Cortes and the New...