MLB playoff preview: will the Dodgers finally hold their nerve?

The Boston Red Sox didnt make the postseason, meaning were guaranteed a new World Series champion. We break down the final eight contenders The wildcard games have been decided and the business end of the season is now upon us. Nothing is guaranteed in the postseason but weve ranked the teams in rough order of strength as the battle hots up. 8) Atlanta Braves (regular season record: 97-65) Current form: The Braves built on an upstart 2018 playoff berth with an outstanding 2019 season. Their 97 wins were the most for the team since 2003. How they can win: This is a more balanced unit than the team that entered the 2018 postseason. Ronald Acua Jr hit 40 homers and …

Miami Marlins apologise for blaming rival Rays for death of Steve Irwin

The Miami Marlins have said sorry after their official Twitter account blamed their cross-state rivals, the Tampa Bay Rays, for the death of TV presenter Steve Irwin The Miami Marlins have said sorry after their official Twitter account blamed their cross-state rivals, the Tampa Bay Rays, for the death of TV presenter Steve Irwin. Floridas two Major League Baseball teams have just finished a two-game series, which was swept by the Rays. The teams Twitter accounts had been engaged in a back-and-forth during the series, until the Marlins decided to change the subject from baseball to Australian conservationists. yOURE LITERALLY THE ANIMAL THAT KILLED STEVE IRWIN LOG OFF, read a statement on the Marlins Twitter account on Sunday. Irwin was …