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La Russa-led White Sox make another early October exit

Oct. 12, 2021 20:48 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox had their sights set on advancing in the playoffs after running away with the AL Central. Stacked with stars and led by Hall of Fame manager Tony La Russa, another early exit wasn't what they envisioned. ...

LEADING OFF: Braves make their pitch to close out Brewers

Oct. 12, 2021 02:34 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on today: ___ BLANKIN' BRAVES Boosted by a sharp start from Ian Anderson, Braves pitchers have now thrown 19 straight scoreless innings against Milwaukee in the NL Division Series. ...

LEADING OFF: Braves make their pitch to close out Brewers

Oct. 11, 2021 19:51 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Tuesday: ___ BLANKIN' BRAVES Boosted by a sharp start from Ian Anderson, Braves pitchers have now thrown 19 straight scoreless innings against Milwaukee in the NL Division Series. ...

Astros dismiss sign-stealing implications by Chisox pitcher

Oct. 11, 2021 16:14 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Houston Astros found themselves in familiar territory Monday, brushing aside comments by Chicago White Sox reliever Ryan Tepera after he implied they stole signs while winning the first two games of the AL Division Series in their ballpark. “He can...

Astros try to sweep White Sox as ALDS shifts to Chicago

Oct. 09, 2021 19:06 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox hired Hall of Fame manager Tony La Russa hoping he would oversee a deep postseason run and maybe lead them to their second World Series championship since 1917. They did not see themselves making another quick exit. But that's...

McCullers shines as Astros beat White Sox 6-1 in Game 1

Oct. 07, 2021 21:21 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Lance McCullers Jr. was terrific. Yordan Alvarez delivered, and Jose Altuve scored on a nifty slide. The Houston Astros sure love October. McCullers pitched scoreless ball into the seventh inning, and the Astros beat Lance Lynn and...

LEADING OFF: La Russa & Baker, Red Sox vs Rays as ALDS begin

Oct. 07, 2021 03:46 AM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: ___ THAT '70s SHOW Two septuagenarians will be on the bench when Hall of Fame manager Tony La Russa and the Chicago White Sox face the Houston Astros and skipper Dusty Baker...

La Russa back in postseason with White Sox against Astros

Oct. 06, 2021 19:25 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — A three-time World Series winner, Chicago White Sox manager Tony La Russa certainly couldn’t be nervous as his team prepares for the opener of a best-of-five AL Division Series against the Houston Astros on Thursday. Except he is — and it has nothing...

Lynn to start Game 1 of ALDS for White Sox against Astros

Oct. 06, 2021 17:05 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Lance Lynn will start for the Chicago White Sox in Game 1 of the AL Division Series against the Houston Astros on Thursday. Manager Tony La Russa announced the decision Wednesday, adding that Lucas Giolito would start Game 2. Houston will start Lance...

LEADING OFF: 106-win Dodgers host Cards in NL wild-card game

Oct. 06, 2021 03:40 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ WILD OUT WEST The 106-win Los Angeles Dodgers put their season on the line in the NL wild-card game against the red-hot St. Louis Cardinals. No team has ever won so many...