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Weekend wipeout sweeps away last shreds of Cubs' championship legacy
Getting crushed by the Cardinals wasn't just a series of unfortunate events -- it's a sign the Cubs' world is about to change.[read more]

2019 MLB playoff tracker: Who has clinched a postseason spot, and who could be next?
The Yankees, Astros, Braves, Dodgers and Cardinals are in. Here's which other teams could punch their October tickets soon and how the playoff field looks right now.[read more]

What you need to know for the final week of the MLB season
This is it! Here's how to enjoy -- or sweat out -- the race to the finish line for the teams still in the running and players pursuing hardware.[read more]

Crumbling Cubs lose 5th straight 1-run game
The Cubs lost their fifth straight one run game after blowing another ninth inning lead to lose to the Cardinals 3-2 on Sunday.[read more]

Royals become record-tying fourth 100-loss team
The Royals, Orioles, Tigers and Marlins have each lost 100 games this year. On the other side, five teams have a shot of hitting the 100-win mark.[read more]

Cards rally against Cubs to clinch playoff spot
Paul Goldschmidt hit a tiebreaking double in the ninth inning and the St. Louis Cardinals clinched a playoff spot by rallying past the Chicago Cubs 3-2 on Sunday for their first four-game sweep at Wrigley Field in almost a century.[read more]

Astros clinch AL West behind Springer's 3 HRs
George Springer hit three home runs and Justin Verlander won his 20th game of the season as the Astros beat the Angels to clinch the AL West title.[read more]

Twins DH Cruz launches 400th career home run
Twins designated hitter Nelson Cruz hit his 400th career home run and 40th of the season Sunday.[read more]

Yankees salute CC in regular-season home finale
An emotional CC Sabathia was celebrated on Sunday at the Yankees' final home game of the regular season.[read more]

Power Rankings: Who starred for each team in 2019
Teams such as the A's, Rays and Nationals are about to earn an invitation to October, but credit these players for getting them there.[read more]