Posts Tagged MLB Playoffs

Extra innings boost audience for AL wild-card game

Kansas City Royals' Christian Colon (24) and Erik Kratz celebrate after their 9-8 win in the AL wild-card playoff baseball game against the Oakland Athletics Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

ATLANTA (AP) — Extra innings boosted viewership for the American League wild-card game.

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A’s lose 9-8 in 12-inning AL wild-card thriller

Oakland Athletics' Eric Sogard, left, and Brandon Moss sit in the dugout after the Athletics lost 9-8 to the Kansas City Royals in 12 innings in the AL wild-card playoff baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Oakland Athletics stumbled their way through a late-season swoon, the club that once boasted baseball’s best record scratching its way into the final playoff spot on the last day of the regular season.

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A’s, Royals tied in extras in AL wild-card game

Kansas City Royals' Eric Hosmer celebrates after scoring on a single by Christian Colon during the 12th inning of the AL wild-card playoff baseball game against the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Back in the playoffs after 29 years, the Kansas City Royals ran wild and outlasted Oakland in a thrilling opener to baseball’s postseason.

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A’s Soto leaves AL wild-card game with injury

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Athletics catcher Geovany Soto has left Tuesday night’s AL wild-card game against the Kansas City Royals with an apparent injury that he sustained in the second inning.

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Mariners to be aggressive adding bats in offseason

SEATTLE (AP) — After narrowly missing the postseason, the Seattle Mariners will spend the offseason aggressively trying to add offense to their lineup.

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