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Cardinals play deep into October, again fall short

St. Louis Cardinals' Jon Jay leaves the dugout as the San Francisco Giants celebrate on the field after Game 5 of baseball's NL Championship Series, Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, in San Francisco. The Giants won 6-3, and advanced to the World Series. At left is Oscar Taveras and at right is Tony Cruz. (AP Photo/St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Chris Lee)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Mike Matheny has led the Cardinals deep into October all three seasons since replacing Tony La Russa as manager. When St. Louis falls short each year, he bears the weight of expectations.

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Spurrier, South Carolina look to end 2-game skid

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier has been forced to dramtically adjust his goals, now which include including simply finishing the season with a winning record.

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Ishikawa’s 3-run HR sends Giants to World Series

St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Daniel Descalso, left, and San Francisco Giants' Travis Ishikawa watch Ishikawa's game-winning home run in the ninth inning of Game 5 of baseball's NL Championship Series, Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, in San Francisco. The Giants won 6-3, and advanced to the World Series. (AP Photo/The Sacramento Bee, Randy Pench)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — After three years away with four different teams, Travis Ishikawa landed himself a second chance with San Francisco right where he so wanted to be.

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Ishikawa’s 3-run HR sends Giants to World Series

San Francisco Giants' Travis Ishikawa reacts after hitting a walk-off three-run home run during the ninth inning of Game 5 of the National League baseball championship series against the St. Louis Cardinals Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, in San Francisco. The Giants won 6-3 to advance to the World Series.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — It was the Shot That Shook the Bay.

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Coach does not expect Gurley to play this week

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Georgia star tailback Todd Gurley’s alleged rules violations were discussed Thursday in a meeting between top school officials and NCAA eligibility staff.

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