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Lansing ballpark preoject $3 million over budget

In this Oct. 27, 2014 photo, heavy equipment tears down the outfield wall area at the Cooley Law School Stadium in downtown Lansing, Mich. Renovations to the minor league baseball park in downtown Lansing are expected to cost up to $3 million more than budgeted. (AP Photo/The State Journal, Greg DeRuiter)

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Renovations to a minor league baseball park in downtown Lansing are expected to cost up to $3 million more than budgeted.

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Nielsen’s top programs for Oct 20-26

Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by the Nielsen Co. for Oct. 20-26. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership.

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Free agency looms after World Series concludes

Kansas City Royals pitcher James Shields throws during the first inning of Game 5 of baseball's World Series against the San Francisco Giants Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Else, Pool)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Giants star Pablo Sandoval dug into the batter’s box in Game 5 of the World Series, peering out at Royals ace James Shields standing on the mound.

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This Date In Baseball

1931 — Lefty Grove, winner of 31 games for the Philadelphia A’s, was named the American League MVP.

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Royals hope to overcome deficit in ’85 repeat,

San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval lays down shortly after arriving at Kauffman Stadium for a workout Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. The Giants and Kansas City Royals are scheduled to play Game 6 of baseball's World Series on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — In Lorenzo Cain’s view, the Kansas City Royals have a big advantage when it comes to Game 6 of the World Series.

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