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  • John Lackey, Red Sox win pitching duel in 1-0 victory over Tigers

    John Lackey, Red Sox win pitching duel in 1-0 victory over Tigers
    DETROIT — It took only one bad pitch from Justin Verlander to decide Game 3 of the American League Championship Series on Tuesday at Comerica Park. But one was enough for Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli. With Verlander continuing the...
  • Umpire Wally Bell dies less than a week after working in MLB playoffs

    Umpire Wally Bell dies less than a week after working in MLB playoffs
    Wally Bell had been a member part of an officiating crew for the Major League Baseball playoffs last week. And there was a space for the veteran umpire as the crew for Game 3 of the American League Championship Series lined up Tuesday afternoon. But...
  • TV ratings: 'Super Fun Night' slips, 'Modern Family' wins demo

    TV ratings: 'Super Fun Night' slips, 'Modern Family' wins demo
    Wednesday night was pretty fun for ABC in the ratings, though Rebel Wilson's "Super Fun Night" continued to lose viewers in its third week.  Last night's Halloween-themed episode of the comedy, about a group of shut-ins who decide to party beyond...
  • Red Sox beat Tigers to move within one win of World Series

    Red Sox beat Tigers to move within one win of World Series
    DETROIT — After watching the Tigers lose in the American League Championship Series in 2011 and seeing the Giants sweep them in last year's World Series, Motown is getting antsy. And when the crowd of 42,669 began booing star first baseman...
  • TV ratings: CBS comedies win, with 'Millers' and 'Crazy Ones' up

    TV ratings: CBS comedies win, with 'Millers' and 'Crazy Ones' up
    CBS' comedy lineup won Thursday night again, and it wasn't just "The Big Bang Theory" pulling its weight.  The network, which posted gains from its new series "The Millers" and "The Crazy Ones," drew an average of 10.7 million viewers and a rating of 2....
  • The Dodgers' A.J. Ellis breaks down the World Series matchups

    The Dodgers' A.J. Ellis breaks down the World Series matchups
    Dodgers catcher A.J. Ellis will be offering his analysis throughout the World Series. Ellis, 32, recently completed his second full season as a starter for the Dodgers by batting .333 in a National League division series against the Atlanta Braves and...
  • Christina Aguilera ranked worst national anthem singer

    Christina Aguilera ranked worst national anthem singer
    Oh, say -- can they sing? Apparently not. Or at least not the ever-challenging national anthem in high-profile performances. According to a new survey ranking the worst renditions of "The Star-Spangled Banner," Christina Aguilera sits at the top -- or...
  • Red Sox get special win in their special ballpark

    Red Sox get special win in their special ballpark
    Dodgers catcher A.J. Ellis offered his analysis throughout the World Series. Ellis, 32, recently completed his second full season as a starter for the Dodgers by batting .333 in a National League division series against the Atlanta Braves and .316 in...
  • Michael Young supplies qualities that stat sheets can't measure

    Michael Young supplies qualities that stat sheets can't measure
    Josh Hamilton was still getting the hang of being a big leaguer. Hamilton showed up in the majors belatedly but abruptly, after a three-year suspension for drug use and 15 games in the minor leagues. The Cincinnati Reds took a flier on him, and he hit...
  • Dee Gordon could be a factor in the postseason for Dodgers

    Dee Gordon could be a factor in the postseason for Dodgers
    Dee Gordon has barely played for the Dodgers since he was recalled from the minor leagues Sept. 1, but he could still figure into Manager Don Mattingly's postseason plans. Mattingly said Gordon could be used the way base-stealing sensation Billy...
  • Kings vs. Blackhawks: Next chapter in Los Angeles-Chicago rivalry

    Kings vs. Blackhawks: Next chapter in Los Angeles-Chicago rivalry
    Los Angeles and Chicago have a short but intense playoff relationship, with the Kings and Blackhawks set to play Game 1 in the NHL Western Conference final at 2 p.m. PDT Saturday. A quick primer. Lakers vs. Bulls The Lakers won  NBA playoff series...