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Mustangs' Roller named top Pioneer exec

Billings Mustangs general manager Gary Roller has been named the Pioneer League’s 2014 executive of the year.

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Twins fire manager Ron Gardenhire after 13 seasons

Twins fire manager Ron Gardenhire after 13 seasons

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — He was the third base coach who gave Kirby Puckett a high-five to punctuate his winning homer in Game 6 of the 1991 World Series.

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AJ Hinch hired to manage Astros

AJ Hinch hired to manage Astros

HOUSTON (AP) — A.J. Hinch was hired as the manager of the Astros on Monday, and general manager Jeff Luhnow is confident he'll be the man to r…

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A's Lester, Royals' Shields in AL wild-card focus

A's Lester, Royals' Shields in AL wild-card focus

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals made one of the boldest trades in franchise history two years ago. The Oakland Athletics made a…

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AP source: 7 umpires rotate at World Series

AP source: 7 umpires rotate at World Series

NEW YORK (AP) — In a nod to new technology, Major League Baseball will tweak its postseason tradition and add a seventh umpire to rotate betwe…

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Great grab helps Zimmermann toss Nats' 1st no-no

Great grab helps Zimmermann toss Nats' 1st no-no

WASHINGTON (AP) — As the ball soared toward deep left-center, seemingly destined to end Jordan Zimmermann's bid for the first no-hitter by a W…

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Trout, Strasburg giving playoffs a fresh look

Trout, Strasburg giving playoffs a fresh look

So, is this the year of Buck Showalter, Bryce Harper and a Beltway Series? Or perhaps Albert Pujols, Yasiel Puig and a Freeway Series? Maybe a…

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MLB batting average lowest since 1972 _ before DH

MLB batting average lowest since 1972 _ before DH

NEW YORK (AP) — The final numbers are in, and Major League Baseball's batting average hasn't been this low since Richard Nixon was in the Whit…

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Derek Jeter has RBI single in last at-bat

Derek Jeter has RBI single in last at-bat

BOSTON (AP) — Red Sox Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski has seen the rivalry with the Yankees at the low points, at least from the Boston side: H…

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Derek Jeter has RBI single in last at-bat

Derek Jeter has RBI single in last at-bat

BOSTON (AP) — On the last day of his remarkable career, Derek Jeter performed one final amazing feat.

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Kershaw 1st to lead majors in ERA 4 straight years

Kershaw 1st to lead majors in ERA 4 straight years

NEW YORK (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw became the first pitcher to lead the major leagues in earned run average in four s…

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A's, Tigers, Cards win playoff races on final day

A's, Tigers, Cards win playoff races on final day

Sonny Gray pitched Oakland into baseball's last playoff spot, shutting out King Felix this October.

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Dodgers beat Rockies 10-5 for 5th straight win

Dodgers beat Rockies 10-5 for 5th straight win

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Adrian Gonzalez hit a three-run homer to finish with a major league-leading 116 RBIs, Matt Kemp added a two-run shot and th…

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Seattle's season over despite 4-1 win over Angels

Seattle's season over despite 4-1 win over Angels

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle had a 1 1/2-game lead for the second wild card on the morning of Sept. 7 but lost 12 of its next 17 games and dropped t…

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A's clinch AL wild card with 4-0 win at Texas

A's clinch AL wild card with 4-0 win at Texas

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Oakland Athletics waited until the last day of the regular season to finally clinch their third consecutive playoff berth.

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Giants beat Padres 9-3, gear up for wild-card game

Giants beat Padres 9-3, gear up for wild-card game

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Buster Posey and Adam Duvall homered, and the San Francisco Giants geared up for the NL wild-card game by beating the San…

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Zimmermann's no-hitter for Nats ends on great grab

Zimmermann's no-hitter for Nats ends on great grab

WASHINGTON (AP) — One out away from pitching the Washington Nationals' first no-hitter, Jordan Zimmermann watched his 104th pitch on a crisp, …

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Royals rally for 6-4 victory over White Sox

Royals rally for 6-4 victory over White Sox

CHICAGO (AP) — Moments after Detroit secured the AL Central title, Kansas City manager Ned Yost started pulling some of his regulars from the lineup.

September 28, 2014 5:10 pm Photos

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Jeter leaves with hit and 9-5 win over Red Sox

Jeter leaves with hit and 9-5 win over Red Sox

BOSTON (AP) — 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…

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Cardinals beat D-backs 1-0 after title decided

Cardinals beat D-backs 1-0 after title decided

PHOENIX (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals clinched their second straight NL Central title before the first pitch Sunday and closed out the regula…

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Mustangs' Roller named top Pioneer exec

Billings Mustangs general manager Gary Roller has been named the Pioneer League’s 2014 executive of the year.

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Twins fire manager Ron Gardenhire after 13 seasons

Twins fire manager Ron Gardenhire after 13 seasons

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — He was the third base coach who gave Kirby Puckett a high-five to punctuate his winning homer in Game 6 of the 1991 World Series.

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AJ Hinch hired to manage Astros

AJ Hinch hired to manage Astros

HOUSTON (AP) — A.J. Hinch was hired as the manager of the Astros on Monday, and general manager Jeff Luhnow is confident he'll be the man to r…

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A's Lester, Royals' Shields in AL wild-card focus

A's Lester, Royals' Shields in AL wild-card focus

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals made one of the boldest trades in franchise history two years ago. The Oakland Athletics made a…

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AP source: 7 umpires rotate at World Series

AP source: 7 umpires rotate at World Series

NEW YORK (AP) — In a nod to new technology, Major League Baseball will tweak its postseason tradition and add a seventh umpire to rotate betwe…

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Great grab helps Zimmermann toss Nats' 1st no-no

Great grab helps Zimmermann toss Nats' 1st no-no

WASHINGTON (AP) — As the ball soared toward deep left-center, seemingly destined to end Jordan Zimmermann's bid for the first no-hitter by a W…

September 29, 2014 2:46 am Photos

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Trout, Strasburg giving playoffs a fresh look

Trout, Strasburg giving playoffs a fresh look

So, is this the year of Buck Showalter, Bryce Harper and a Beltway Series? Or perhaps Albert Pujols, Yasiel Puig and a Freeway Series? Maybe a…

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MLB batting average lowest since 1972 _ before DH

MLB batting average lowest since 1972 _ before DH

NEW YORK (AP) — The final numbers are in, and Major League Baseball's batting average hasn't been this low since Richard Nixon was in the Whit…

September 29, 2014 1:37 am Photos

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Derek Jeter has RBI single in last at-bat

Derek Jeter has RBI single in last at-bat

BOSTON (AP) — Red Sox Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski has seen the rivalry with the Yankees at the low points, at least from the Boston side: H…

September 29, 2014 1:27 am Photos

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Derek Jeter has RBI single in last at-bat

Derek Jeter has RBI single in last at-bat

BOSTON (AP) — On the last day of his remarkable career, Derek Jeter performed one final amazing feat.

September 28, 2014 8:02 pm Photos

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Kershaw 1st to lead majors in ERA 4 straight years

Kershaw 1st to lead majors in ERA 4 straight years

NEW YORK (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw became the first pitcher to lead the major leagues in earned run average in four s…

September 28, 2014 7:56 pm Photos

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A's, Tigers, Cards win playoff races on final day

A's, Tigers, Cards win playoff races on final day

Sonny Gray pitched Oakland into baseball's last playoff spot, shutting out King Felix this October.

September 28, 2014 6:43 pm Photos

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Dodgers beat Rockies 10-5 for 5th straight win

Dodgers beat Rockies 10-5 for 5th straight win

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Adrian Gonzalez hit a three-run homer to finish with a major league-leading 116 RBIs, Matt Kemp added a two-run shot and th…

September 28, 2014 5:38 pm Photos

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Seattle's season over despite 4-1 win over Angels

Seattle's season over despite 4-1 win over Angels

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle had a 1 1/2-game lead for the second wild card on the morning of Sept. 7 but lost 12 of its next 17 games and dropped t…

September 28, 2014 5:31 pm Photos

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A's clinch AL wild card with 4-0 win at Texas

A's clinch AL wild card with 4-0 win at Texas

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Oakland Athletics waited until the last day of the regular season to finally clinch their third consecutive playoff berth.

September 28, 2014 5:31 pm Photos

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Giants beat Padres 9-3, gear up for wild-card game

Giants beat Padres 9-3, gear up for wild-card game

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Buster Posey and Adam Duvall homered, and the San Francisco Giants geared up for the NL wild-card game by beating the San…

September 28, 2014 5:20 pm Photos

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Zimmermann's no-hitter for Nats ends on great grab

Zimmermann's no-hitter for Nats ends on great grab

WASHINGTON (AP) — One out away from pitching the Washington Nationals' first no-hitter, Jordan Zimmermann watched his 104th pitch on a crisp, …

September 28, 2014 5:13 pm Photos

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Royals rally for 6-4 victory over White Sox

Royals rally for 6-4 victory over White Sox

CHICAGO (AP) — Moments after Detroit secured the AL Central title, Kansas City manager Ned Yost started pulling some of his regulars from the lineup.

September 28, 2014 5:10 pm Photos

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Jeter leaves with hit and 9-5 win over Red Sox

Jeter leaves with hit and 9-5 win over Red Sox

BOSTON (AP) — 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…

September 28, 2014 4:54 pm Photos

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Cardinals beat D-backs 1-0 after title decided

Cardinals beat D-backs 1-0 after title decided

PHOENIX (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals clinched their second straight NL Central title before the first pitch Sunday and closed out the regula…

September 28, 2014 4:48 pm Photos

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Mustangs' Roller named top Pioneer exec

Billings Mustangs general manager Gary Roller has been named the Pioneer League’s 2014 executive of the year.

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'Playing for each other' part of Mustangs' recipe for Pioneer League title

'Playing for each other' part of Mustangs' recipe for Pioneer League title

The Billings Mustangs are Pioneer League champions for the first time since 2003. Fans might not have thought that possible during the middle …

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Mustangs hang on to beat Owlz; win Pioneer League championship

Mustangs hang on to beat Owlz; win Pioneer League championship

OREM, Utah – The longest championship drought in Billings Mustangs’ rookie-league history is over.

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Mustangs beat Owlz in 11th inning; 1 win away from Pioneer League title

Mustangs beat Owlz in 11th inning; 1 win away from Pioneer League title

Shed Long rounded third base and saw the throw from Orem’s Raul Linares bounce in the dirt at first base. And he realized the Billings Mustang…

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Moran, Mustangs ready for championship series

Moran, Mustangs ready for championship series

Luke Moran stood alone holding a football in the Dehler Park outfield, waiting for somebody to join him for a little pigskin toss. It’s a comm…

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Mustangs playoff tickets on sale Monday

Mustangs playoff tickets on sale Monday

Tickets for Game 1 of the Pioneer League Championship Series go on sale Monday at 9 a.m.

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Mustangs sweep Great Falls for division title

GREAT FALLS — The Great Falls Voyagers never truly solved the right arm of Tyler Mahle.

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Mustangs pound Great Falls 10-3 in playoff opener

Mustangs pound Great Falls 10-3 in playoff opener

The Mustangs’ first postseason game in six years was a microcosm of the past month, as hitters scratched and clawed in two-strike counts and p…

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Mustangs 'amped' to begin first Pioneer League playoff appearance since 2008

Mustangs 'amped' to begin first Pioneer League playoff appearance since 2008

The 76-game grind is over. Now the fun begins.

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Mustangs stay hot, rout Helena 8-1

Six pitchers combined on a two-hitter, and the playoff-bound Billings Mustangs continued their second-half surge by beating Helena 8-1 in Pion…

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Mustangs hang on to beat Voyagers, 6-5

Taylor Sparks homered and drove in two runs and Brian O'Grady also drove in two runs as the Billings Mustangs held on to beat the Great Falls …

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Playoff-bound Mustangs walk off with victory over Great Falls

Playoff-bound Mustangs walk off with victory over Great Falls

The Mustangs clinched a Pioneer League playoff berth last Saturday, which rendered the balance of their regular season meaningless with respec…

September 01, 2014 8:15 pm Photos

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Where Are They Now: Gary Redus

Where Are They Now: Gary Redus

Day after day, the hits kept coming during that magical Pioneer League summer of 1978, a few from a Louisville Slugger bat that would eventual…

September 01, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Osprey rallies in ninth to top Ponies

MISSOULA -- Pinch hitter Tyler Humphreys hit a line-drive double to left field to score two runs in the bottom of the ninth and lead the Misso…

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Mustangs clinch playoff berth with win over Missoula

MISSOULA -- The Mustangs are going to the Pioneer League playoffs for the first time in six years.

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Aquino, Mahle named to Pioneer League All-Star team

Outfielder Aristides Aquino and starting pitcher Tyler Mahle of the Billings Mustangs have been named to the Pioneer League All-Star team.

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Aldazoro, Mustangs outslug Missoula

MISSOULA -- Argenis Aldazoro hit two more home runs, including a two-run shot to break a tie game in the eighth inning, and the Mustangs beat …

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Mustangs, Osprey split doubleheader

The Billings Mustangs earned a doubleheader split with the Missoula Osprey on Thursday night to maintain their three-game North Division lead.

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Mahle pitches Mustangs past Great Falls

GREAT FALLS — Tyler Mahle allowed one unearned run in 6 2/3 innings Wednesday and the Billings Mustangs beat Great Falls 4-1 to remain three g…

August 27, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…

Mustangs fall 4-1 to Voyagers in Great Falls

GREAT FALLS – The Billings Mustangs were shut out for the final eight innings Tuesday night and fell 4-1 to the Great Falls Voyagers in the Pi…

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