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Athletics, Royals set rosters for AL wild-card

Athletics go with 8-man pitching staff, Royals opt for 9 for their AL wild-card matchup

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 02:10pm EDT

Orioles confident of success, even without stars

Orioles certain they've got a team built for playoff success, despite missing parts

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 02:09pm EDT

Buctober: The threat the Pittsburgh Pirate pose

WTOP's J. Brooks exalts his hometown Pittsburgh Pirates and makes the case for why they can win it all in 2014.

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 12:46pm EDT

Together, we can be Giant again

WTOP's Joey Kahn explains his San Francisco Giant fandom and looks at why he thinks his team can win again in 2014.

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 12:44pm EDT

Why the Kansas City Royals deserve a shot

Every team has a story -- that's how they got this far. But when I think about why the Royals should win, it comes down to heart.

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 12:42pm EDT

This is Oakland

WTOP's digital sports editor Noah Frank stumps for his hometown Oakland Athletics as they enter the Major League Baseball playoffs.

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 12:37pm EDT

Motor City madness in D.C.

Michigan native and WTOP News Director Mitch Miller grew up a Detroit Tigers fan and is hoping for a Tigers-Nationals World Series.

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 12:35pm EDT

Baseball Jesus + best bullpen = win

Angels fan Adrian Spinelli explains why his club is destined to win the 2014 World Series.

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 12:33pm EDT

Another title in the Cards

WTOP's Rich Hunter discusses his St. Louis fandom and explains why he thinks the Cardinals are ticketed for another championship.

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 12:30pm EDT

It's time for Dodger Baseball

WTOP's Andrew Mollenbeck looks back on how he became a Dodger fan as his Boys in Blue enter the 2014 Major League Baseball playoffs.

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 12:28pm EDT

There's no place like hO'me

WTOP's Samantha Loss grew up driving up to Orioles games with her family, and explains why the O's are primed for October.

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 12:26pm EDT

Our Nationals pastime

WTOP's Jonathan Warner tells us why the hometown Washington Nationals can get over the hump and win the World Series in 2014.

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 12:24pm EDT

Nationals' Gio Gonzalez asks fans to get focused and get loud

As the Nationals get ready to start playoff baseball later this week, one player has a request for fans.

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 08:31am EDT

Your complete MLB Postseason fan preview

WTOP brings you a look at each of the 10 postseason-bound teams from the perspective of a fan of each one.

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 07:23am EDT

Cardinals haven't had no-hitter since 1983

No hitters a rarity around the NL Central, with Cubs, Brewers, Cardinals leading the way

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 04:10am EDT

For excited Kansas City, postseason growing pains

Royals fans, city getting crash course on what playoff baseball is all about

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 03:09am EDT

AJ Hinch hired to manage Astros

AJ Hinch hired as manager of the Houston Astros

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 12:36am EDT

George Shuba, former Brooklyn Dodger, dead at 89

George 'Shotgun' Shuba, Brooklyn Dodgers outfielder who won 1955 World Series, dies at 89

Monday - 09/29/2014, 11:00pm EDT

Shoemaker, Hamilton hope for Angels playoff return

Angels' Matt Shoemaker, Josh Hamilton progress toward playoff return with off-day workouts

Monday - 09/29/2014, 10:40pm EDT

A capsule look at the A's-Royals playoff game

A capsule look at the American League wild-card game between the Athletics and Royals

Monday - 09/29/2014, 08:54pm EDT
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