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KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 15: Salvador Perez #13 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates with fans after their 2 to 1 win over the Baltimore Orioles to sweep the series in Game Four of the American League Championship Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 15, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Royals Will Be Fan Favorites In World Series

The Giants beat the Cardinals to make the World Series. But baseball fans outside of San Francisco will be rooting for the Royals.

10/17/2014

Mike Moustakas #8 of the Kansas City Royals catches a foul ball hit by Adam Jones #10 of the Baltimore Orioles in the sixth inning during Game Three of the American League Championship Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 14, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Source: Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Royals One Win Away From First World Series Since 1985

Mike Moustakas had his eye on the ball from the moment it left Adam Jones’s bat, tracking it against the bright lights of Kauffman Stadium.

10/15/2014

Alex Rodriguez of the New York Yankees warms up before his game for the Charleston RiverDogs at Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park on July 2, 2013 in Charleston, South Carolina.  (Source: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Girardi: A-Rod Has To Prove He Can Still Play

Alex Rodriguez will have to show in spring training that he can still can play third base for the New York Yankees.

09/29/2014

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees runs to first base after hitting a single for his last career at bat in the third inning against the Boston Red Sox during the last game of the season at Fenway Park on September 28, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Source: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Jeter Has RBI Single In Final At-Bat

The ball, marked and numbered for the occasion, bounced high off the dirt and down the third-base line, where a rookie who was 4 years-old when Derek Jeter made his major league debut leaped into the air to attempt a barehanded play.

09/29/2014

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees on the field prior to the last game of the season against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on September 28, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Source: Elsa/Getty Images)

Jeter In Lineup As DH For Farewell Game At Fenway Park

Derek Jeter is listed as the designated hitter and batting second for the New York Yankees when they play the Boston Red Sox in the final game of his 20-year career.

09/28/2014

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12 Best Tweets Celebrating Derek Jeter’s Legendary Final Hit At Yankee Stadium

While fans, non fans, kids and adult everywhere celebrated the legendary Yankees’ captain’s last hit at Yankee stadium, let’s take a look at the best reactions from friends of DJ, fellow athletes and other celebrates who took to Twitter to pay their RE2PECT to Number 2.

09/26/2014

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees warms up before their game against the Kansas City Royals at Yankee Stadium on September 7, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Source: Elsa/Getty Images)

Jeter Poised For Final Game In The Bronx

When Derek Jeter puts on New York’s navy pinstripes Thursday for one final home game, it won’t matter to a packed Yankee Stadium that there’s no postseason play on the line.

09/25/2014

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees singles against the Detroit Tigers during the first inning at Comerica Park on August 26, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Source: Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Louisville Slugger Retiring Derek Jeter’s Bat Model

Louisville Slugger has been making baseball bats for more than a hundred years, but there’s one model it won’t be making any longer: the P72, the model that Derek Jeter has used his entire career.

09/25/2014

Infielder Evan Longoria #3 of the Tampa Bay Rays celebrates after his walk off home run in the bottom of the 12th against the New York Yankees sent the Rays to the playoffs on September 28, 2011 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Source: J. Meric/Getty Images)

Top Exciting Finishes To An MLB Season

With only a few weeks left until the MLB Playoffs begin, it got me to thinking about how exciting the end of the baseball regular season can be.

09/15/2014

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World Series Star Frank Torre, Joe’s Brother, Dies At 82

Former World Series star Frank Torre, who helped put little brother Joe on a path that led to the Hall of Fame, has died. He was 82.

09/13/2014

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