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This Date In Baseball

1973 — Bert Campaneris and Reggie Jackson hit two-run homers in the third inning as the Oakland A’s defeated the New York Mets 5-2 in Game 7 of the World Series.

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Giants rely on core of 4 relievers

San Francisco Giants relief pitcher Javier Lopez throws against the St. Louis Cardinals during the 10th inning of Game 3 of the National League baseball championship series Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco Giants have their own version of the Core Four that has fueled their recent October dominance.

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Rangers net 2 in 4 seconds; Lundqvist stops Sharks

San Jose Sharks defensemen Matt Irwin (52) and Justin Braun (61) react along with New York Rangers left wing Rick Nash (61) as Sharks goalie Alex Stalock (32) looks over his shoulder into the net after Nash scored the third of three unanswered Rangers goals during the second period of an NHL hockey game at Madison Square Garden in New York, Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — That was quick.

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This Date In Baseball

1910 — Philadelphia’s Jack Coombs, on one day of rest, had a complete-game victory to beat the Chicago Cubs 12-5 and give the Athletics a 3-0 lead in the World Series. Coombs also had three hits and drove in three runs in the game.

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Tavares scores in shootout, lifts Islanders

New York Islanders left wing Cory Conacher (89) moves the puck away from San Jose Sharks defensemen Justin Braun (61) and Marc-Edouard Vlasic (44) in the second period of an NHL hockey game in Uniondale, N.Y., Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — For just the third time in franchise history, the New York Islanders are perfect through their first four games.

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