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series that constitutes the playoff for the baseball championship

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On Saturday, just a week after the eighth-grader nabbed first place for himself and led Pleasant Hill to victory in the team division of the Fall Classic in Eugene, he won the K-8 scholastic division of the annual American Open in Los Angeles, an international competition that attracts top youth and adult chess players.
The Cardinals have enjoyed the most success against the national pastime's mightiest franchise, holding a 3-2 edge in Fall Classic confrontations, besting the Bombers in 1926, 1942, and 1964--and falling in 1928 and 1943.
Two Midwestern League baseball players were members of the Baseball Northwest Oregon team that competed in the Arizona Senior Fall Classic recently.
Think of Fall Classic showdowns in 1946, 1962 and 1991, and you realize that the Red Sox, Giants, and Braves (in that order) could have won with a break here or there.
Torre's club captured four world championships in a five-season stretch; it won a record 14 consecutive Fall Classic contests; and New York's three World Series titles in a row (1998-2000) has been matched by a mere trio of other teams in history; not surprisingly, two of them past Yankee dynasties (1936-39 and 1949-52; the other, by the way, were the Oakland A's of 1972-74).
At a general 4-7 the Sox are too short to back to win the series, but punters who took RPSPORT's earlier advice to back them at 7-2 to win the Fall Classic can be confident they will progress.
SALT LAKE CITY - Utah broke through with two goals after halftime to break a scoreless tie and beat the Oregon women's soccer team 2-0 in a nonleague match Sunday in the Utah Fall Classic.
The Westgate Las Vegas Superbook has given Chicago 3/1 betting odds to win the Fall Classic for a second straight year, per (http://www.espn.com/chalk/story/_/id/17957868/chicago-cubs-odds-favorites-repeat-world-series-champions) ESPN .
Dark was the majors' Rookie of the Year in 1948 and led the Oakland A's to a Fall Classic victory in 1974.
Marsh, whose 26 World Series games had ranked him third among the current staff, was assigned to the Fall Classic in 1990, 1997, 1999 and 2003 and he was the crew chief for the 2006 World Series.
However, by virtue of their convincing five-game spanking of the Detroit Tigers in last year's Fall Classic, the St.
The Tigers have cruised into the Fall Classic, beating the New York Yankees 3-1 before sweeping Oakland 4-0 in the Championship Series.
SALT LAKE CITY - Caitlin Gamble scored her second goal of the season on a 5-yarder from the left corner in overtime to lead Oregon to a 3-2 victory over Weber State in the Utah Fall Classic women's soccer tournament Friday.
2 offense in the regular season hasn't scored a single run, including Game 1 and Game 3 of the Fall Classic.
He homered for the Marlins in 2003 and for the Tigers in last year's Fall Classic. Collect 10 points if you can identify seven of the other 19 players to accomplish this feat.