Houston's Watt, Altuve share SI's Sportsperson of the Year award

J.J. Watt raised more than $37 million for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts and Jose Altuve led the Houston Astros to their first World Series title, both giving hope to the city as it picked up the pieces from the devastating storm.

Strasburg might skip future All-Star games; Nats host in '18

Stephen Strasburg is not so sure he wants to be an All-Star ever again.

Kemp back in LA, Gonzalez out in 5-player deal with Braves

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November 2
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2 Rings! Correa's girlfriend says yes to postgame marriage proposal

The Astros shortstop proposed to his girlfriend on live television moments after Houston earned its World Series title.
November 1

Dodgers, Astros push their wonderful World Series to Game 7

Kenley Jansen blew a 94 mph pitch past Carlos Beltran to wrap up a six-out save Tuesday night, and Dodger Stadium roared with equal elements excitement and anticipation.
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November 1

A classic or a rout? In Game 7, anything is possible

Game 7 of the World Series. It's a chance to make history — whether you're a star like Madison Bumgarner or a role player like Sandy Amoros.
October 31
Houston Astros' Alex Bregman reacts after hitting in the game-winning...

Riding high in summer, Dodgers on brink of wipeout in fall

The Dodgers were baseball's best team during the regular season, piling up 104 wins, blasting 53 homers in June and finishing up a 43-7 run in August.
October 26
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First pitch: Scully delivers, and then calls in a left-handed reliever

The cheers began even before Vin Scully stepped onto the field. One year removed from the broadcast booth, his job Wednesday night was to throw out the ceremonial first pitch before Game 2 of the World Series.
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October 25

Mets introduce Callaway as manager

Once the New York Mets talked to Mickey Callaway, there was no need for a second round of interviews.
October 25

103-degree heat draws cool customers to World Series opener

The hottest World Series game on record drew some pretty cool customers to Dodger Stadium.
October 18

Tanaka, Yankees top Keuchel, Astros 5-0 for 3-2 lead in ALCS

This time, it was Masahiro Tanaka who was untouchable on the mound.
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October 11

Strasburg, Nationals beat Cubs 5-0, force NLDS to Game 5

Stephen Strasburg gave Washington everything he had, and it was more than enough.
October 10

NLDS Game 4 of Nats-Cubs rained out, set to play Wednesday

The showers came a little late, but the rain that soaked Wrigley Field and washed out Game 4 of the NL Division Series followed Tuesday's forecast pretty closely.
October 10
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Severino, Judge help Yankees top Indians 7-3 to force Game 5

Luis Severino, Aaron Judge and the New York Yankees are headed back to Cleveland for a decisive Game 5 — thanks to plenty of help from the Indians.
October 10

Astros beat Red Sox 5-4 in Game 4, advance to ALCS

The Houston Astros poured back onto the field after advancing to their first AL Championship Series, posing for pictures with the Green Monster as a backdrop before a few players bellyflopped in the puddles in the infield dirt.
October 10
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Bellinger, Dodgers beat D-backs 3-1 to return to NLCS

Led by a big Japanese right-hander and a rookie from just down the road, the Los Angeles Dodgers are headed back to the NL Championship Series.
October 4

Twins match record with 13th straight postseason loss

Brian Dozier rounded third and yelled "Let's go!" at his teammates, and it seemed these Twins might finally be the ones to foil the New York Yankees in the playoffs.
October 4

Twins, Yankees get wild during 45-minute first inning

The Twins and Yankees took 45 minutes to play the first inning of Tuesday night's AL wild-card game, heading to the second tied at 3 in a frantic, seesaw opening to this year's postseason.
October 3

Father of girl hit by line drive at Yankee Stadium talks of her ordeal

The girl, who will turn 2 next week, has a broken nose and other facial fractures. Doctors don't know whether her vision will return to normal.
September 20

Alex Gordon hits MLB's record-setting 5,694th HR of season

Kansas City's Alex Gordon broke Major League Baseball's season home run record with 12 days to spare, hitting the 5,694th long ball of 2017 on Tuesday night.
September 6
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Twins nominate Mauer for Clemente Award

The Clemente award is given for community involvement and philanthropy.
August 1

Gonzalez loses no-hit bid in 9th, Nationals beat Marlins 1-0

Gio Gonzalez took the mound Monday filled with emotion while thinking of his extremely pregnant wife and his late friend Jose Fernandez.
July 20

Twins within half-game of first after Cleveland blows lead in eighth to Giants

Their worst season in years has afforded the San Francisco Giants few light-hearted moments.